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English Language Day 2019: Avocado, OK, Denim and Other English Words That Have Interesting Origin Stories

Words in English (Photo Credits: File Image) On April 23, playwright William Shakespeare’s birthday, the world celebrates English Language Day. As a part of the UN’s efforts to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity, English Language Day was first observed in 2010. No other language enjoys the same esteemed status that English does today. Thanks to… Read More »