JackieHerbert John GleasonThe Great One, 1916–87, U.S. comedian and actor.
Did One Man Write the First Great English Dictionary All by Himself?We’d like to take a moment to celebrate the man behind A Dictionary of the English Language, the first definitive English dictionary, the famous Samuel Johnson.
Why Is “Dog” One of the Great Mysteries of the English Language?Behind the simplest words one can often find the most compelling questions. Take for example, “dog.” Canis familiaris, also known as “dog,” is essentially a domesticated wolf. The dog is a member of the Canidae family, like the jackal and the fox. The history of dog About seven centuries ago, the word “hound,” which came from the Old English hund, was the word for all domestic …
WayneThe Great One, born 1961, Canadian ice hockey player.
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Wayne. born 1961, Canadian ice-hockey player and coach; in his playing career (1979–99) he became the record point scorer in the National Hockey League
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