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‘ticking up’ – going up a lot quicker than it ought to be but the speaker is trying to make it sound small and temporary – usually of something that we want to decline, described by a government minister

‘ramping up’ – going up a lot slower than it ought to be but the speaker is trying to make it sound large and impressive – usually of something that we want to increase, described by a government minister

Ralph Underhilll is away, but here are two cartoons from the spring;

28 March 2020

7 April 2020

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