Nine different kinds of “like”

Maggie Balistreri’s The Evasion English Dictionarycategorizes no less than nine different kinds of ‘like’ that aren’t recorded in any official dictionary.” According to reviewer Lisa Fitterman, Balistreri argues that “society is being infantilized, with language passed up from children to parents yearning to be cool in the eyes of their kids, rather than the other way around.” (Via Bookninja.)


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