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    Question homework+words???

    I was wondering if you can help me

    what is the word when you use unessecary words e.g reverse backwards

    what is the "posh" word for exaggeration

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    Re: homework+words???

    It's called pleonasm, or redundancy.
    Overstatement, magnification, hyperbole - you can't really give them quality of being posh.
    But, maybe overlashing... :D

    Dunno, really... What's wrong with 'exaggeration'?

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