contraction of where shall or where will: Where'll I be ten years from now?
Where Words Come FromThe study of words is called lexicology—not to be confused with phraseology, philology, syntax, morphology, lexicography or semantics. How do lexicologists create new words? Actually, they don’t—think how ridiculous it would be if a deranged lexicologist had the power and desire to create hundreds of new words! In reality, they observe the way English is used and choose words from their findings. The English lexicon …
Where Does Champagne Get Its Name?Where did this festive libation get its name? And what makes a champagne a champagne?
- where there's a will, there's a way,
- where there's smoke,
- where there's smoke there's fire,
- where's the beef?,
- where's the fire,
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