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Not Jewish or of Jewish descent.
- ‘Despite the criticism, the center continues to attract celebrities, both Jewish and non-Jewish.’
- ‘Many readers, Jewish and non-Jewish, are relishing the opportunity to discuss this extremely sensitive and fraught issue in an open, safe way.’
- ‘The narrators deal with identity issues arising from their relationships with both Jewish and non-Jewish communities.’
- ‘And it was in these more advanced regions that an intense rivalry grew up between non-Jewish and Jewish traders and professionals.’
- ‘For this reason, some parents, both Jewish and non-Jewish, object to immunizing their children.’
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.