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Old 08-27-2012, 08:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Natrlhi View Post
Why is "ruckus" the wrong word? Because pretentious Brits don't care to use it in everyday conversation (if at all)?
It's used all the time here. It's the wrong word because it means a noisy confrontation, not just something noisy in general.
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