disputatious, adj. “Characterized by, or given to, disputation; inclined to dispute or wrangle; contentious.” “Everyone knew that the professor was disputatious so they never argued over their grades.” “disputatious, adj.” OED Online. Oxford University Press, March 2017. Web. 31 May 2017.
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We’re digging in the archives today and wanted to again share a wonderful piece written by Writing Program faculty member Phoebe Zerwick. I’ve been talking with my students all semester about stance. It’s a tough concept to explain. How does
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