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The Word Guy
Whenever you sit back and relax in your home, you're exemplifying the origins of the word "residence... Read More
What do you call a lawyer who writes a book about words? A grammar-head shark.
Just kidding. In "La... Read More
Q: I often hear sentences like this: "We had three times less rain this year than last." I think wha... Read More
"I couldn't finish my paper because my family is in the throes of moving," a student told me last we... Read More
Given the ease of slipping off a diet, it's not surprising that many phrases for easy tasks involve ... Read More
Q: Would you please discuss the proper usage of the word "fraught"? I had an English teacher who tol... Read More
Is there any connection between the phrase "egging someone on" (inciting someone to action) and actu... Read More
If you attend an academic symposium, you'll notice a glass or bottle of water in front of each panel... Read More
Play Santa "Clause" this holiday season by giving your family and friends some of these ne... Read More
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