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Which of the following words has experienced the most significant connotative and denotative shift over time as a result of conversational usage? [L.11-12.1.a] A. fiery B. tepid C. cool D. warm
The word "cool" has experienced the most significant connotative and denotative shift over time as a result of conversational usage.
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