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Word Pairs that Repeat Themselves

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He grew by leaps and bounds. We searched every nook and cranny. You will have to pick and choose. English is replete with redundancies. There is little to no difference between leaping and bounding, nooks and crannies, picking and choosing. Some language purists advocate the elimination of all redundant expressions, but I not only disagree, I think it’s a terrible …

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Can Grammar Be Bad? Part 1

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Where do grammar rules come from anyway? http://writeathome.com

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Back to the States!

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Update from Dublin

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They Talk Funny Here

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Some Irishisms.

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Hat Trick!

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What’s up with the term “hat trick?”

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