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Long live! (used to express acclaim or support for a specified person or thing)‘“Viva Mexico!”’
- ‘He ended his speech with: ‘Sophiatown forever, viva Sophiatown’, which was greeted with enthusiastic nods by the crowd of around 60 people.’
A cry of the exclamation "Viva!" as a salute or cheer.
Italian and Spanish.
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.