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Ruth(less)

As I was raised by a writer, who himself was raised by an ad man, it is no surprise that I love words. A few years ago, watching an episode of “Scrubs,” I encountered an etymological phenomenon unfamiliar to me: back- formation. It’s when you remove a prefix or suffix from a word that cannot […]
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Shana Goldberg

IJN Assistant Publisher | shana@ijn.com