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—used to say that a woman's husband dies before she does She was widowed by the war.
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to clear from alleged fault or guilt
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What exactly is the 'it' being sufficed?
Taking a usage peeve to task
You can't shut them up, but you can label them
The complaint comes first; the suit follows.
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The story of an imaginary word that managed to sneak past our editors and enter the dictionary.
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
The awkward case of 'his or her'
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