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date: 17 June 2024

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The Oxford Companion to the English Language
Author(s):
Tom McArthurTom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthurJacqueline Lam-McArthur, Lise FontaineLise Fontaine

A term for direct and unambiguous language: ‘Speketh so pleyn at this tyme, I yow preye, / That we may understonde what ye seye’ (... ...

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