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If your eyes are on the ground, where did you put your boots?

I keep a very long list of potential topics for this blog. It tracks unusual words and phrases, odd or incorrect usages, new coinages and definitions, as well as all sorts of things that I happen to find interesting at … Continue reading

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Exfiltrate has infiltrated the language (If only it would exfiltrate itself)

You can infiltrate. But can you exfiltrate? That thought’s been on my mind for a couple of days. I keep hearing the word, and I just don’t like it. As a natural descriptivist, I don’t know if I’ll ever say … Continue reading

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