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The Language of a Pandemic

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Have you noticed words we rarely heard are used every day because of COVID-19? Coronavirus, social distancing, epidemiology, contact tracing, hand sanitiser, asymptomatic, super spreader, and even pandemic are all words we hear (or read) every day.

Quarantine, patient zero, those most vulnerable, isolation or more commonly iso edged into our everyday vocabulary. Of course, vaccinations, boosters and anti-vaxxers are…

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Adrienne Beaumont

Adrienne Beaumont

I’m an Australian who loves to write about travel and my daily life as a mother and grandmother as well as my past experIences. Top writer in travel-apparently.