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wise guynoun [C]

uk   /ˈwaɪz ˌɡaɪ/ us   /ˈwaɪz ˌɡaɪ/ US offensive wise ass informal
wise-guy
adjective [before noun] us   uk   /ˈwaɪz.ɡaɪ/ US offensive wise-ass
wise-guy humour
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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