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My four year-old daughter has discovered the meaning of piggyback. Can you explain its origins?
When is it appropriate to use ie. and eg.?
If I'm "in like Flynn" am I being compared to the actor?
Everyone in my office has started saying "yada-yada-yada." I know this pre-dates Seinfeld. Where does it come from?
In Jesse's Word of the Day, language expert Jesse Sheidlower offers
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Paperback, 242 pages
Published May 26th 1998 by Random House Reference (first published May 10th 1998)
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