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Tuesday, July 5, 2011

What's an Oxymoron?

No, it’s not a stupid oxy! It’s a figure of speech combining two terms that contradict each other. Things like: good war, original copy, jumbo shrimp, permanent substitute, deafening silence, restless peace. What oxymoron have you tripped across lately?

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