Langue sauce piquante

By | November 30th, 2004|Language|

Thanks to Transblawg and Language Hat for mentioning Langue sauce piquante, a very [...]

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By | November 29th, 2004|Words|

Well, that's a weight off my shoulders. I didn't let it transpire on [...]

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Happy as Larry

By | November 26th, 2004|Idioms|

A reader asked me about the origin of the expression "happy as Larry", [...]

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By | November 23rd, 2004|Words|

We were looking at the menu of a very nice London restaurant on [...]


By | November 19th, 2004|Words|

Fox-hunting is set to become illegal in England and Wales. The debate around [...]


By | November 8th, 2004|Words|

Today I've come across the word hacker. These "new" terms linked to the [...]