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    spelling punctuation and grammar: used by the Department for Education to refer to the set of grammar and spelling rules on which primary school children in England are tested

    It is the second time in just the space of three weeks that the department has been embarrassed in its attempts to impose tougher Spag tests on primary school pupils.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 10/05/2016
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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