The Orion

A case against autokorect

A case against autokorect

Sam Rios

February 5, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Languages have progressed along with changing cultures, adapting to new generations. With our generation, the millennials, we see a halt of adaptation. Instead, our language is being drowned out because of the simple style of communication through the smartphone.Whether you like it or not, you most l...

Common phrases carry hidden meaning

Kevin Crittenden

February 22, 2014

Filed under Blogs, Opinion

There are many odd features of the English language and idioms are just one. Idioms are phrases that contain a hidden meaning and many of them have outlived the circumstances within which they were produced. Nonetheless they persist in language for their effectiveness. And yet sometimes they seem c...

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