The offending word was circled in red pen: ‘outwith’ The note in the margin read ‘Do you mean, WITHOUT?’ A first class student for the past three years, I sat in my dissertation tutorial growling as my frustration increased. ‘No. I mean ‘outwith’. It’s completely different.  You know?  Outwith?  To be outside the borders of something stable, outside of something […]

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