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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
Paperback, 242 pages
Published May 26th 1998 by Random House Reference (first published May 10th 1998)
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