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Hard Words

As a retired English teacher, I must be careful in my writings as it is assumed that a teacher never makes a “word” mistake–word choice or word spelling. I would say that I am probably a pretty good speller, having … Continue reading

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My Mother-in-Law, Ms. Malaprop

My mother-in-law was the epitome of the Malaprop user. She was an Italian lady, straight from the old country. She was verbal, loud, animated, and wonderful. She was the best grandmother my children could ever have had. But, back to … Continue reading

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