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Relationship between sw- and w- phonesthemes

I start with questions about how these words developed. What is the origin of these words? Can they be credibly said to be imitative or were they produced from roots with a different meaning? Could ...
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Is Weasel Poo on a Door Knob a Recognised Expression?

There are many similar expressions for something being smooth, either literally or in the sense "excessively and often artfully suave, ingratiating" (Merriam-Webster). If you're faced by an ...
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