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    Exclamation A surprising expression

    Dear teachers,

    "It's an oft-waved banner, accompanying changes which..."

    What does "oft-waved banner" mean here?

    Thanks in Advance

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    Re: A surprising expression

    oft = form of 'often'

    Here, it means that when these changes are introduced, people often make this claim, whatever it is- without more context, I can't say what they are talking about.

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