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Smithsonian

“OK,” “Sheeple” Says Scrabble, Which Added 300 New Words to Official Dictionary
Smithsonian
Normally, the rules of Scrabble prohibit acronyms that are always spelled with capital letters like IQ or TV, reports Mark Abadi at Business Insider. ... The latest batch of approved entries also shows an increasing nod to terms derived from other ...

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Business Insider

Your English teacher was wrong – there are tons of words that have a Q but no U
Business Insider
Many of those words are borrowed from other languages. Arabic and Hebrew are two especially common sources, as in English the Q is often used to represent the more guttural "K" sound that appears in those languages. We can thank those languages for ...

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New Zealand Herald

Local Focus: Students embrace Chinese language
New Zealand Herald
"I always encourage the girls here to learn Chinese, even though there are other subjects on offer," she said. "More Chinese people are travelling to New Zealand and more people in New Zealand are doing business with Chinese people now. So learning ...

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