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(1922–75), Italian movie director and novelist. A Marxist, he drew on his experiences in the slums of Rome for his work, but became recognized for his controversial, bawdy literary adaptations, such as "The Gospel According to St. Matthew" (1964) and "The Canterbury Tales" (1972)
Pasolini, Pier Paolo/ˌpä-//ˌpasəˈlēnē/
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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.