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LampPro Tip 1/3
Context CluesPlay
Use surrounding words to determine if 'presumably' fits, as it implies uncertainty. SlideShe's not answering her phone, presumably she's still asleep.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Not a GuaranteePlay
'Presumably' does not mean something is certain, just that it's a reasonable guess. SlidePresumably, the meeting will end before lunch.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Suggests BiasPlay
Using 'presumably' could reveal your expectations or bias about the situation. SlideHe's late again, presumably because he doesn't care.