“People” vs. “Persons”

As English teachers, there are some common doubts that our students ask us about all the time. One of these is the question of “people” vs. “persons”. Spanish-speaking students often mistakenly use the word “persons” instead of the irregular plural
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Dictionary Christmas 2016

It’s that time of year again! It’s what I like to call “Dictionary Christmas”: when you wake up and discover all the new words that have just been accepted into the English Language. “What’s that?” you say. “New words? Precisely! Languag
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