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Okay, not really a great good word, and limited in use, but it's so weird I just have to put it out there. Slubbing is a means of treating fabrics to give them a rough, twisted, "natural" look. I first saw it in a Sara Paretsky mystery, and it seems to be applied more to upscale women's cl...
- Sat May 05, 2018 12:25 pm
- Forum: Grammar
- Topic: 'As': pronoun or conjunction?
- Replies: 3
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What is the terminology for the 'as' in things like, "His face was red as a beet."? "His face was red, as beets generally are."? These feel different to me somehow, though I can't put my finger on it.