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Scots has 421 words for snow

Setting the record straight: Ahead of the online launch of the first part of the thesaurus on 23 September, the University of Glasgow said the 421 snow descriptions meant that “Scots beat Inuit

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Origin of the word ‘crisis’

We’ve been hearing news about financial meltdown to refugee crisis. What’s the origin of the word crisis? The Greek word krino meant separate, judge or decide, and from it came the

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