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English has names for light blue. You just may not know them. The most common is cyan, like the open sky at sea level. Cyan is a very important color because it is one of the three primary colors in the CMY color model. English words for light blue include celeste, cyan, watchet, fesse, pervenche, periwinkle, and zircon — plus others less common. English ...


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I think kangaroo word is the closest term for this. A playful term for a word that carries within it a synonym of itself--such as regulate (rule), indolent (idle), and encourage (urge). It's generally believed that the synonym (called a joey) should be the same part of speech as the kangaroo word and its letters should appear in order. ...


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The question is: Is the English language a Germanic or Romance language, and what criteria will you use to determine the answer? One could argue that the History of England is similar to that of. the other five Romance languages in that the Romans conquered France, Spain, Portugal, Romania, and Italy. The presence of the Romans in England lasted approx. 400 ...



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