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Used to express admiration or approval.‘he got away—bully for him!’
- ‘Yummy, bully for you!’
- ‘And I say bully for him.’
- ‘Bully for her, and bully for you if you have a similar situation.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.