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Unformatted text preview: hrase not completely true is an attempt to suggest that at least part of the statement was not a lie. 10. The town instituted the use of school buses to enforce its new commitment to a policy of ensuring that the student bodies of its schools included students of all races. Racial inequality remains one of the most controversial and emotional issues in American life. The euphemistic word diversity is used as shorthand whenever speakers are referring to the issue of inequality among the races. L E S S O N 28 confused and abused words
First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak.
EPICTETUS (CA. 55–CA. 135) GREEK PHILOSOPHER This lesson focuses on two categories of words: those frequently confused and those frequently abused. BY NOW, YOU might be feeling overloaded with new words, and even a bit
hesitant to use any words you already know. Learning new vocabulary is intense work. This lesson provides a break by concentrating on two common vocabulary problems. 1. Confused words. The English language is full of confusing w...
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