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o RHYBUDD: Daeth yr e-bost hwn o'r tu allan i Brifysgol Abertawe. Peidiwch â chlic

By: HenHanna on Tue, 21 May 2024

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1 Hour 30 Minutes ago

By: Peter Moylan

o Maya Angelou died (28-5-2014)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 29 May 2024

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2 Hours 14 Minutes ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o The trademark 'ESCALATOR' was registered (29-5-1900)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 29 May 2024

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By: Aidan Kehoe

o Samuel Pepys died (26-5-1703)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 27 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o (Sumatra PDF viewer) This morning, Sumatra had forgotten everything: --- my fav,

By: HenHanna on Wed, 29 May 2024

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o "An Act to restrain abuses of players" came into force (27-5-1606)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 29 May 2024

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15 Hours 4 Minutes ago

By: HenHanna

o (Sumatra PDF viewer) -- Useful Keyboard Shortcuts ???

By: HenHanna on Mon, 27 May 2024

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1 Day 15 Hours ago

By: Jeff Barnett

o the spiquant sesquippledan verbojuice he invented

By: HenHanna on Tue, 28 May 2024

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o This use of (inserted) [... Not really... ] has been common, at least since the

By: HenHanna on Mon, 27 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Easy-to-Remember sentence, whose words' initials go: c adae ibfece

By: HenHanna on Sun, 26 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Re: had been delivering

By: HenHanna on Sun, 26 May 2024

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o Ling. puzzle: Onomatopoeia used by adults is usually ...

By: HenHanna on Sat, 25 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Bede died (25-5-735)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 26 May 2024

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3 Days 16 Hours ago

By: Christian Weisgerber

o DE (in Irish) is "of" (just like in French)

By: HenHanna on Fri, 24 May 2024

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By: Aidan Kehoe

o First printed catalogue of library holdings published (24-5-1595)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 26 May 2024

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By: Ross Clark

o Chaucer’s [As] and the Loose Fit of Meaning

By: HenHanna on Fri, 24 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o in English (phonology) H and P-B sounds are related?

By: HenHanna on Tue, 21 May 2024

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5 Days 13 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Sentence-ending particles in English

By: Stefan Ram on Sun, 14 Apr 2024

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5 Days 16 Hours ago

By: Stefan Ram

o In Search of Dilworth Faber

By: Ross Clark on Fri, 24 May 2024

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By: Ross Clark

o Arthur Conan Doyle born (22-5-1859)

By: Ross Clark on Thu, 23 May 2024

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By: Antonio Marques

o Eric Partridge's Dictionary of Slang is given a glowing review in the New York T

By: Ross Clark on Thu, 23 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o birthdays... Nabokov (4-22) Conan Doyle born (5-22)

By: HenHanna on Thu, 23 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language published (20-5-1985)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 22 May 2024

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7 Days 13 Hours ago

By: Christian Weisgerber

o Several years ago, there was a guy in Sci.Lang who spoke several languages and w

By: HenHanna on Wed, 22 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o was this a meme that went viral? (Early evening) (Sat. or Sun.) a girl texts her

By: HenHanna on Wed, 22 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Consonant-Clashes at adjacent words (in Poetry) -- ( stat. analysis? )

By: HenHanna on Sun, 19 May 2024

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By: Ruud Harmsen

o World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development (21 May)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 22 May 2024

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By: Ross Clark

o John Betjeman died (19-5-1984)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 22 May 2024

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By: Ross Clark

o Topographical Joke Phrases -- Bronx cheer, A Texas Two-Step (bankruptcy)

By: HenHanna on Tue, 21 May 2024

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o (Freddie Mercury) -- Re: A song sung in three different languages

By: HenHanna on Tue, 21 May 2024

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o Re: Kanbun -- ( and Roman adoption of Greek gods and epics )

By: HenHanna on Tue, 21 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o International Museum Day (18 May)

By: Ross Clark on Tue, 21 May 2024

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8 Days 22 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o Anna Brownell Jameson born (17-5-1794)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 20 May 2024

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9 Days 1 Hour ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o National Biographer's Day (16 May)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 20 May 2024

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9 Days 10 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o This must be Bulgarian (audiobook?) -- Russian title is: Гёдель, Ешер, Бах

By: HenHanna on Fri, 17 May 2024

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10 Days 22 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o Re: testing! ------ Alt.Fan.Holmes

By: HenHanna on Sun, 19 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o a theory about the origin of the exclamation Point !!!

By: HenHanna on Fri, 17 May 2024

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11 Days 19 Hours ago

By: Ed Cryer

o Shee-mal means “left" in Coptic/old Egyptian language

By: HenHanna on Sat, 18 May 2024

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11 Days 21 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: Stoßlüften

By: HenHanna on Sat, 18 May 2024

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o Re: What do they mean by Canonical?

By: HenHanna on Sat, 18 May 2024

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o (iotation) --- Гёдель (Gödel) Гьодел

By: HenHanna on Sat, 18 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o OED’s latest update adds 23 Japanese words --

By: HenHanna on Fri, 17 May 2024

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o added to OED -- ( Bible-bashing, ultra-processed, bibliophilia )

By: HenHanna on Fri, 17 May 2024

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o French uses "ne" in contexts where English wouldn't use "not". --- (The pleonast

By: HenHanna on Tue, 12 Mar 2024

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13 Days ago

By: Antonio Marques

o International Dylan Thomas Day (14 May)

By: Ross Clark on Tue, 14 May 2024

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13 Days 1 Hour ago

By: HenHanna

o Calif. governor Newsom denies aiding a friend who owns Panera ...

By: HenHanna on Fri, 17 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Rio e riu (pt)

By: Ruud Harmsen on Wed, 15 May 2024

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13 Days 8 Hours ago

By: Ruud Harmsen

o First use of the word "blurb" (15-5-1907)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 15 May 2024

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14 Days 23 Hours ago

By: Adam Funk

o Language information density

By: Tilde on Wed, 15 May 2024

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15 Days 5 Hours ago

By: Tilde

o National Limerick Day (12 May)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 13 May 2024

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17 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o (SNL Weekend Update) Israeli officials are reportedly furious after the U.S.

By: HenHanna on Mon, 13 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o I want to see Pages with Underlines --- Dots, sparse Lines, Squiggly, Red, Blue,

By: HenHanna on Wed, 8 May 2024

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17 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Feast Day of Mother Julian of Norwich (13 May)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 13 May 2024

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17 Days 6 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o Douglas Adams died (11-5-2001)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 13 May 2024

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17 Days 8 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o Thomas Young died (10-5-1829)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 11 May 2024

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17 Days 13 Hours ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o 7-Circle Roundabout --- Swindon, UK

By: HenHanna on Tue, 7 May 2024

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17 Days 18 Hours ago

By: LionelEdwards

o [embonpoint] was once a completely positive term in France

By: HenHanna on Tue, 7 May 2024

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19 Days 2 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Freya Stark died (9-5-1993)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 11 May 2024

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19 Days 8 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o Kate Swift died (7-5-2011)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 8 May 2024

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19 Days 18 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o Allen Mawer born (8-5-1879)

By: Ross Clark on Thu, 9 May 2024

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19 Days 21 Hours ago

By: Antonio Marques

o (inverted (upside-down) chars) -- Madam, I'm Adam. ·ɯɐpⱯ ɯ,I 'ɯɐpɐW (abcde, ǝpɔq

By: HenHanna on Sat, 4 May 2024

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21 Days 14 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: Eleven in France

By: Aidan Kehoe on Sun, 5 May 2024

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21 Days 23 Hours ago

By: Adam Funk

o Portuguese Language Day (6 May)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 6 May 2024

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22 Days 20 Hours ago

By: Antonio Marques

o Re: Looking For A Word :-) --------- (Deadpan (surrealist) callous cynicism)

By: HenHanna on Wed, 1 May 2024

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23 Days 22 Hours ago

By: Anton Shepelev

o Henry David Thoreau died (6-5-1862)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 6 May 2024

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23 Days 22 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o Technical linguistic lingo in a mainstream show

By: Stefan Ram on Sat, 4 May 2024

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24 Days 15 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o ALL-CAPITALS in Cartoon babbles, US military, City, County, Municipal Code Signs

By: HenHanna on Sun, 5 May 2024

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24 Days 15 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o How did I miss this one?

By: Ross Clark on Fri, 3 May 2024

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25 Days 15 Hours ago

By: ulf_kutzner

o Re: ( google.com/search?q=askew ) --- How is this accomplished ?

By: HenHanna on Sat, 4 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o To waffle, ‘to waver, to vacillate, to equivocate, to dither’

By: Aidan Kehoe on Thu, 25 Apr 2024

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By: jerryfriedman

o Star Wars Day (4 May)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 4 May 2024

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25 Days 23 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o National Wordsmith Day (3 May)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 4 May 2024

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25 Days 23 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o King James Bible published (traditional date) (2-1-1611)

By: Ross Clark on Fri, 3 May 2024

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26 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o ( google.com/search?q=askew ) --- How is this accomplished ?

By: HenHanna on Sat, 4 May 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Tony La Russa reached the 2,500-win mark..., joining Connie Mack and John McGraw

By: HenHanna on Fri, 3 May 2024

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26 Days 10 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o the [German Donald Trump] ----- What is this [Figure of Speech] called ?

By: HenHanna on Wed, 1 May 2024

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26 Days 15 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o "Ghosting" is abruptly ending communication with someone without explanation.

By: HenHanna on Fri, 3 May 2024

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26 Days 15 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Pet parrots prefer live video-calls over watching pre-recorded videos of other b

By: Tilde on Fri, 3 May 2024

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By: Tilde

o The 'have' of possession

By: Peter Moylan on Tue, 30 Apr 2024

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By: Peter Moylan

o Alien Day (26 April)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 28 Apr 2024

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27 Days 23 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Otto Jespersen died (30-4-1943)

By: Ross Clark on Tue, 30 Apr 2024

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28 Days ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o The Great Exhibition opened, London (1-5-1851)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 1 May 2024

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28 Days 3 Hours ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o Doch wenn man was bestimmtes isst, mag man's daran nicht leiden.

By: HenHanna on Fri, 5 Apr 2024

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By: Stefan Ram

o 'mag...leiden' --- (I don't suffer fools gladly)

By: HenHanna on Sun, 7 Apr 2024

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29 Days 2 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o An

By: db on Sun, 28 Apr 2024

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29 Days 19 Hours ago

By: wugi

o Alfred Hitchcock died (29-4-1980)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 29 Apr 2024

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1 Month ago

By: HenHanna

o Morse Code Day (27 April)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 28 Apr 2024

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1 Month 1 Day ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o National Great Poetry Reading Day (28 April)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 28 Apr 2024

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1 Month 1 Day ago

By: Ross Clark

o License Plates Day (25 April)

By: Ross Clark on Fri, 26 Apr 2024

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1 Month 3 Days ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o Anthony Trollope born (24-4-1815)

By: Ross Clark on Fri, 26 Apr 2024

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1 Month 3 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o World Book Day (22 April)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 24 Apr 2024

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1 Month 4 Days ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o Beep, Bip (faire bip), Piepton, Scannerpiepton (piepsen)

By: HenHanna on Thu, 25 Apr 2024

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o Nabokov shows up the subjectivity of judgments about the "character" or "quality

By: HenHanna on Tue, 23 Apr 2024

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1 Month 6 Days ago

By: bertietaylor

o Vladimir Nabokov born (22-4-1899)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 22 Apr 2024

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1 Month 7 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o World Creativity and Innovation Day (21 April)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 22 Apr 2024

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1 Month 7 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o Leonard Bloomfield died (18-4-1949)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 20 Apr 2024

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1 Month 9 Days ago

By: Christian Weisgerber

o Byron died (19-4-1824)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 20 Apr 2024

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1 Month 9 Days ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o Chinese Language Day (20 April)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 20 Apr 2024

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1 Month 9 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o English language is badly pronounced French

By: HenHanna on Wed, 10 Apr 2024

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1 Month 10 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Kate Bush song with a connection to James Joyce is "The Sensual World."

By: HenHanna on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

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1 Month 10 Days ago

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o C. S. Lewis recommends (defends) [chastity]

By: HenHanna on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

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1 Month 10 Days ago

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o a song in Russian, Czech, Polish, Ukrainian

By: HenHanna on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

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1 Month 11 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Blah Blah Blah Day (17 April)

By: Ross Clark on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

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1 Month 12 Days ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o World Voice Day (16 April)

By: Ross Clark on Tue, 16 Apr 2024

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1 Month 13 Days ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o Kanye West : “I did done call Kim, texted nannies. I got on the phone with ...

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 13 Days ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o Drop Everything and Read Day (12 April)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 14 Apr 2024

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1 Month 13 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o CfP: JOKER @ CLEF 2024: Automatic Humour Analysis

By: Tristan Miller on Mon, 15 Apr 2024

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By: Tristan Miller

o Vigdís Finnbogadóttir born (15-4-1930)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 15 Apr 2024

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1 Month 14 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o Language entry into North America from 24kya on...

By: Tilde on Mon, 15 Apr 2024

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By: Tilde

o National Scrabble Day (13 April)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 14 Apr 2024

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1 Month 15 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Anne Sullivan born (14-4-1866)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 14 Apr 2024

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1 Month 15 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o «Грязь, грязь, чудная грязь!» (Flanders and Swann, Hippopotamus)

By: Aidan Kehoe on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 16 Days ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o PTD on Baring-Gould's Annotated Sherlock Holmes

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

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1 Month 16 Days ago

By: Rich Ulrich

o PTD was the most-respected of the AUE regulars ...

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 16 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o PTD was the most-respected of the AUE regulars

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 16 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o PTD was the most-respected of the AUE regulars

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 16 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o First performance of Shaw's "Pygmalion" (11-4-1914)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 16 Days ago

By: Christian Weisgerber

o First performance of Shaw's "Pygmalion" (1914) -- "Not bloody likely!"

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 17 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Nugi Garimara died (10-4-2014)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

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1 Month 17 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o (real-Life Puzzle) -- in a movie, a guy is on the phone,

By: HenHanna on Fri, 12 Apr 2024

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1 Month 17 Days ago

By: occam

o (real-life Puzzle) a single man eats dinner alone in a diner or bistro

By: HenHanna on Fri, 12 Apr 2024

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By: HenHanna

o C’est comme si je faisais pipi dans un chapeau de paille troué!

By: HenHanna on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

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1 Month 18 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o modals -- (I threatened to sue him to make him quieter at night.)

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

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1 Month 18 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Nabokov (VN) and [Laughter in the Dark]

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

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1 Month 18 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o are [albeit] and [sobeit] related?

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

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1 Month 18 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o (Left, Right) --- "robbing Peter to pay Paul"

By: HenHanna on Wed, 10 Apr 2024

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By: HenHanna

o First known recording of human voice (9-4-1860)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 10 Apr 2024

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1 Month 20 Days ago

By: Aidan Kehoe

o ( Antimetabole, Chiasmus ) ---- Correctly Grouped?

By: HenHanna on Fri, 5 Apr 2024

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By: candycanearter07

o I've plucked more than nature allows, ,but the Groucho looks scary somehow. ...

By: HenHanna on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Re: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson --- born in 1854 and 1852 ?

By: HenHanna on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

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1 Month 20 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Grammatically Correct: "Demain, il fera [le] jour"

By: HenHanna on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

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1 Month 20 Days ago

By: wugi

o International Romani Day (8 April)

By: Ross Clark on Mon, 8 Apr 2024

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1 Month 21 Days ago

By: Ruud Harmsen

o ( German Riddle ) -- bald höckerig, bald schlicht.

By: HenHanna on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Remnant of the future

By: Ruud Harmsen on Sun, 31 Mar 2024

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By: Ruud Harmsen

o Yvonne Vera died (7-4-2005)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 7 Apr 2024

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1 Month 22 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Isaac Asimov died (6-4-1992)

By: Ross Clark on Sun, 7 Apr 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Re: HenHanna

By: Ruud Harmsen on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

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1 Month 22 Days ago

By: Ruud Harmsen

o (ACB on) -- Virginia Woolf died (28-3-1941)

By: HenHanna on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

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1 Month 23 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o is there a Group particularly for Wordplay?

By: HenHanna on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

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1 Month 23 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Algernon Charles Swinburne born (5-4-1837)

By: Ross Clark on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

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1 Month 25 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o Isidore of Seville died (4-4-636)

By: Ross Clark on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

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1 Month 25 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o French [surname CAPITALIZATION] -- in the French version of Wikipedia?

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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1 Month 25 Days ago

By: Antonio Marques

o a (milk-producing) Cow the size of a Dog -- (13-year experiment)

By: HenHanna on Tue, 2 Apr 2024

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1 Month 26 Days ago

By: J. J. Lodder

o National Pencil Day (30 March)

By: Ross Clark on Tue, 2 Apr 2024

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1 Month 26 Days ago

By: Antonio Marques

o (flake, flaky) -- Which came first, Fluff or Fluffy?

By: HenHanna on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

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By: HenHanna

o xkcd.com/353 ( Flying with Python )

By: HenHanna on Sat, 30 Mar 2024

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By: HenHanna

o OED's earliest evidence for [comic relief] is from 1783, in the writing of Thoma

By: HenHanna on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

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1 Month 26 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o All Fools' Day (1 April)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

1

1 Month 26 Days ago

By: Jeff Barnett

o Ruth Prawer Jhabvala died (3-4-2013)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

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1 Month 26 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o International Children's Book Day (2 April)

By: Ross Clark on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

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1 Month 26 Days ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o International Hug a Medievalist Day (31 March)

By: Ross Clark on Tue, 2 Apr 2024

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1 Month 27 Days ago

By: Ross Clark

o endings of words [ little, tittle, puzzle, sigil ] from the same origin?

By: HenHanna on Sun, 31 Mar 2024

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1 Month 27 Days ago

By: Ed Cryer

o ACB ... if you see someone in London wearing a kilt you,think he's Scottish...

By: HenHanna on Mon, 1 Apr 2024

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1 Month 28 Days ago

By: SugarBug

o John Gumperz died (29-3-2013)

By: Ross Clark on Sat, 30 Mar 2024

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1 Month 28 Days ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o Virginia Woolf died (28-3-1941)

By: Ross Clark on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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1 Month 29 Days ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o Term between friend and acquaintance (a casual friend) (Bekannte)

By: HenHanna on Sat, 30 Mar 2024

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2 Months ago

By: HenHanna

o "a sight for sore eyes" -- [lion's share]

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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2 Months ago

By: HenHanna

o I found myself singing "Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf".

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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2 Months ago

By: HenHanna

o ACB on Virginia Woolf died (28-3-1941)

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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2 Months ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: Punctuation of "more readable"

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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2 Months ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: Punctuation of "more readable"

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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2 Months ago

By: HenHanna

o Ordene skal pusles på plads i opgaven.

By: HenHanna on Mon, 25 Mar 2024

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2 Months ago

By: db

o A French Book entitled "How to succeed in love" was published in 1830.

By: HenHanna on Mon, 25 Mar 2024

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2 Months 1 Day ago

By: john

o Benjamin Franklin was a rockstar in France during his time there!

By: HenHanna on Thu, 28 Mar 2024

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2 Months 1 Day ago

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o Jack London's popularity in Russia stemmed from a confluence of factors

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