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    Did You Know How This Word Was Formed?

    Words are funny things. For one thing, they are always changing. Consider lit, which, conventionally, refers to “lighting something up, e.g., a lit candle.” But, in slang,¬†lit means something is “excellent.” It’s hot, it’s on fire‚ÄĒwhich are just more examples of how we play with words. For another, they keep¬†secret stories of the past. Did you know¬†daisy literally means “day’s eye,” named for the way …