National Dog Day is on August 26th. In honor of our (mostly) amenable friends, learn these synonyms for obedient. Continue reading...
Topics: Fun Language Words
Horses have trotted and galloped all over the English language.Here's a roundup of equine lingo, just in time for National I Love Horses Day on July 15th. Continue reading...
Topics: Fun Word Origins
June 6th is National Yo-Yo Day. And while the toy is a fine thing to celebrate, we thought it'd be fun to take a look at the word and what is has come to mean. Continue reading...
Whether your plans include spring cleaning, yard sale picking, or both — here's some terminology related to people's (and rodents') urge to collect. Continue reading...
These vocabulary words relate to both senses of the phrase smoke and mirrors: the magicians pulling a rabbit out of a hat and the hucksters selling a big load of baloney. Continue reading...
Topics: Fun Word Origins
Take a break from memorizing the first one hundred digits of pi (π) to brush up on these mathematical terms that appear frequently in other contexts, too. Continue reading...
Topics: Fun Word Origins
In honor of this new movie and great character, here are some terms relating to T'Challa, a superhero who's literally comic book royalty. Continue reading...
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