66 Facts You May Not Have Known About The English Language

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66 Facts You May Not Have Known About The English Language

Post by longknife » June 19th, 2014, 5:54 pm

As a writer/author, this immediately caught my attention. This definitely goes into my Things to Know file.

The part of your back that you can't quite reach to scratch is called the acnestis. It's derived from the Greek word for "cheese-grater."

The one in my back constantly drives me up the wall.

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