The one who pays the piper calls the tune
The person who hires another determines the services to be rendered.
The Grammar Rules About Who Or What To Call “It”From casual usages within entertainment to confusion about grammar ... it's can be confusing to understand whether we can use "it" to refer to a human being. Well, we're here to help ... read on.
Who Invented The Crossword?Arthur Wynne is usually credited with inventing the crossword. His first puzzle, called a word-cross, was published in December 1913 in the New York World. But there may have been other predecessors to the crossword: in England in the 19th century and an Italian version called per passare il tempo, which means “to pass the time.” Word crosses eventually became known as crosswords, and their creators …
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