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Good Riddance!

How languages express a culture’s needs and philosophies

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Good riddance!

Sometimes, a phrase is just right. It means exactly what you need it to mean, and it delivers that message with a punch. Good riddance is a case in point.

It’s not a phrase we may use everyday, and that’s part of its charm, I think. Its power is in its rarity — we don’t wish to see the back of things too…

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Emily Morgan

Emily Morgan

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