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What is Esperanto? And why did it irritate George Orwell?

Why are Academy Awards called Oscars?

Top 10 most used verbs in English? What do they have in common?

What is the origin of the word alphabet?

Where does the word robot come from?

Where does the word meme come from?

Why do we say 'flea market'?

Why does the USA not have an official language?

Why 'as mad as a hatter'?

Where does the word Easter come from?

What is Passover? Where does the word come from?

Why 'Maundy' Thursday?