How many French words have entered English? More than 33% of all English words come directly or indirectly from French. English spe...
There is no reference to the word Easter in the New Testament. Nor does it feature in most translations of the Bible into vernacular l...
A rookie is someone recently promoted to a higher level of competition, particularly in sports. It is the term used in north America to de...
America is a vast conspiracy to make you happy. – John Updike There does not seem to be an agreed term for us admirers of the USA - as y...
The Seder is the special meal that celebrates Passover Pass·o·ver [ pas -oh-ver , pahs - ] noun 1. Also called Pesach ,...
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Terms used in linguistics: descriptivist and prescriptivist?
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