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blood-and-guts

[ bluhd-n-guhts ]
/ ˈblʌd nˈgʌts /
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adjective

dealing with or depicting war or violence, especially in a lurid manner: a blood-and-guts movie.
concerned with fundamental needs, problems, values, etc.: The blood-and-guts issues will determine the election.

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QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”

Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
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