Street arrow two way. Does this provide a dilemma?
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What is the origin of ‘dilemma’?

 

What’s a word for ‘the lesser of two evils’? As many American voters like to joke, it’s the choice for the next President…

Questions about language

Why is the alphabet arranged the way it is? How many words are there in the English language? Get the answers to some intriguing language questions.

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Do you know the right choice when it comes to whose vs. who's?
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Whose vs. who’s

 

Apostrophes often get people into trouble, so it’s no surprise that people often struggle with whose vs. who’s and whose.…