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Mentor, mentee — how about mentoree?

One of the positives (or is it a negative?) of working with language so much of the time is the sheer volume of unusual things you encounter. Not simply an odd word or usage here and there, but also the … Continue reading

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Will “self-deportation” self-immolate?

Here’s a term you may have heard thrown about in recent political discussions of immigration: self-deportation. It gets written out several ways (usually self deportation or self-deportation), but I’m going with the hyphenated form. There was a lengthy discussion of … Continue reading

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