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Literally Inexperienced David Coleman, Architect of the Common Core

“Literally” added a new meaning this past month….literally. A quick look at the Cambridge Dictionaries Online indicates that while the meaning of literally as “ having the real or original meaning of a word or phrase” will now include use of the word “to emphasize what you are saying.”   A similar entry from an authority across the pond, Oxford […]