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When Is a Man a Widow? Where Do We Get the Word 'Blurb'? Sci-Fi Versus Fantasy. Bert and Ernie.

Kategoria: Nauka angielskiego
Kanał: Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing
Data: 30 września 2022, 7:00
Poziom: C1-C2 (zaawansowany)

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895. A listener asked why he's hearing people refer to men as "widows," and we found a surprising history. Also, I recently mentioned a blurb I wrote, and a reader wanted to know where we get that funny word "blurb."

| Transcript: https://grammar-girl.simplecast.com/episodes/when-is-a-man-a-widow

| Merriam-Webster "blurb" article.

| Grammar Girl sci-fi versus fantasy article.

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