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that control the usage of those words. Therefore, it is impossible to ever have a definitive grammar guide, or, if you
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Word of the Every So Often
augury: (noun) divination; forecasting; prognostication; a sign of what will happen in the future.
Her augury is quite uncanny. How did she know the sun would rise this morning!