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proper nounNZ, Australian
A nickname for New Zealand.
Said to be so named because of the pigs left there by Captain Cook.
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.