Did you know that when you use more words than necessary to express something (like blowing wind or frozen ice), you are committing a… 409 more words
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pleonasm n. a phrase in which one or more words are redundant as their meaning is expressed elsewhere in the phrase; tautology.
Though often frowned upon by Grammarians and Language-Purists, pleonastic usage in writing is certainly not as clumsy as it is often made out to be. 240 more words