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English For Today (October 2, 2018) by Ganiu Abisoye Bamgbose (GAB)

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English For Today (October 2, 2018) by Ganiu Abisoye Bamgbose (GAB)

Slow but steady wins the race (not, slow and steady wins the race). It is a fixed expression.

She sells underwear (not, underwears). Clothes worn next to the skin are called underwear.

I scent danger (not, smell). To suspect or detect is to scent.

He’s a lout (not, a riff-raff). Riff-raff refers to disreputable or undesirable people, not an individual.

Ganiu Abisoye Bamgbose
Academic Advisor, Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan;
&
Doctoral student of English, University of Ibadan.

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