Meaning of “as every schoolboy/schoolchild knows” in the English Dictionary

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"as every schoolboy/schoolchild knows" in British English

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as every schoolboy/schoolchild knows

used before you mention a fact that is familiar to everyone, including children:

As every schoolboy knows, the earth revolves around the sun.

(Definition of “as every schoolboy/schoolchild knows” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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