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Be aware that the Latin letter i can be used as either a vowel or a consonant. When used as a consonant, it is often replaced by the letter j, which was originally simply an orthographic "long i" that was used in initial positions and when it occurred between two other vowels. This medieval convention is most commonly preserved in Latin legal terminologyÃ¢ï¿½ï¿½hence phrases like de iure are often spelled de jure. On this list, the more common form will be the one a phrase is listed under: thus, de jure is used instead of de iure, and alea iacta est instead of alea jacta est.
Shakespeare contributed more phrases to the English language than the Bible or any other work - and many more than any other individual. Here's a collection of well-known quotations that are associated with Shakespeare, although not all of them were coined by him.Professional writers or any language lovers. Many journalists, advertising copywriters, songwriters find this online thesaurus an invaluable resource when looking for that elusive turn of phrase.
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