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A woman who is skilled in a particular craft.
- ‘She is a genuinely talented craftswoman whose knack for vocal extravaganzas is endearing.’
- ‘A craftsman or craftswoman spends years learning and perfecting their craft - as do artists.’
- ‘The tunes often take a backseat to the event itself, since artists, craftswomen, and vendors create a marvelous mini-metropolis.’
- ‘She kept working, both as a craftswoman and an artist, with astonishing discipline.’
- ‘Woodworking tools in the hands of a craftsman or craftswoman produce art; in the hands of a small child, they are weapons.’
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.