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What is an emoji? An emoticon?

What is hype? Where does the word come from?

Word most looked-up in the dictionary?

Why 'Dutch courage'?

Was Charles Dickens a great writer? Or was he `'inept and vulgarly sentimental”?

What is cognitive dissonance?

Where does the term brainstorming come from? Does it work?

What is a descriptivist? And a prescriptivist?

What is the Oxford comma?

25 most looked-up words in the dictionary?

The best way to teach English?

What is a 'big ask'?

What is the gig economy? A zero hours contract?