Dafydd ap Gruffudd
died 1283, Welsh leader. Claiming the title Prince of Wales (1282), he led an unsuccessful revolt against Edward I: executed
What is the controversy that “hopefully” caused?
Last week, the Associated Press Stylebook announced a significant change in their guidelines: the word “hopefully” (as in “it is hoped”) can now appear in newspapers. According to the Washington Post, this makes them barbarians. You may be wondering, what is the AP Stylebook? And why does it matter? Groups of professionals compile style guides to standardize editing practices within their field. (Did you have …
How Does Adding The Word “Possible” Change News?
What is a possible hate crime? A possible sexual assault? A possible terrorist attack?
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