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On this side of the mountains, especially the Alps.Compare with cisalpine
- ‘Three are resident in cismontane California and Baja California.’
- ‘The study region falls within the cismontane region of central and southern California.’
- ‘In the 1990's a number of residential projects in cismontane oak savannahs and open mixed chaparral habitats are likely to endanger some back country populations of this inconspicuous annual.’
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.