A large portion of the world’s population all speak English, but that doesn’t mean that we all speak the same language. Take those items that need to be taken to the dump, for instance. Isn’t it called rubbish? No wait, my parent’s called it trash. But I’ve also heard it called garbage, waste, recycling, refuse, junk and Chapter 13. (And people wonder why I try to avoid certain words in my own writing.)
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