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[mass noun] The theory that a literary work should be judged in terms of the author's intentions.
- ‘There are two obvious objections to Abelard's intentionalism.’
- ‘Finally, I find Dasenbrock's notion of intentionalism to be problematic.’
- ‘In The Possibility of Criticism, three arguments are offered against intentionalism.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.