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- ‘With this year's funding problems, it's unlikely that schools will be able to turn around the rise in the number of ungraded results.’
- ‘Unfortunately, these new laws do not apply to producers selling their own ungraded eggs direct to individuals for their own consumption.’
- ‘He is prepared to take on anybody who is ungraded or has a grade less than 130.’
- ‘It recently secured a major distribution deal, which Berry says was ‘based on five minutes of rough, ungraded footage’.’
- ‘Internal night tennis resumes at the club later this month with mixed teams playing in ungraded social competitions on Monday and Thursday nights.’
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.