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Which Word Wednesday: Gantlet vs. Gauntlet

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No matter how much I learn about language, I am continually discovering definitions and guidelines and applications to keep me humble. Language serves as a training ground for admitting mistakes and embracing my imperfections while still enjoying the discipline! This week’s Which Word Wednesday matchup—gantlet vs. gauntlet—has given me quite…

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Which Word Wednesday: Connote vs. Denote

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I love it when friends encounter their own word duels and send them my way as potential Which Word Wednesday entries. Today’s match up comes from dear friend Angel who wondered about the difference between connote and denote. Good one! Although I’m familiar with the pair, I had a hard…

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Which Word Wednesday: People vs. Persons

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The more I learn about language confirms how little I know about language. Each time I grab one of my word usage books for selecting a Which Word Wednesday match-up, I am delightfully surprised by something I had never heard before. Such is the case for this week’s pair, people…

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