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31 votes
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Why is the word 'number' abbreviated to 'No.' in UK English and '#' in American English?

15 votes
9 answers
8k views

Can a fact be 'biased'? [closed]

8 votes
2 answers
1k views

Expressions that are not words, but sounds

8 votes
4 answers
49k views

What is the etymology and literal meaning of 'Cock a snoot/snook'?

8 votes
3 answers
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Is Wayne's World's (NOT) a modern invention?

8 votes
7 answers
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Different uses of 'kaffir' by white South Africans and Muslims

7 votes
5 answers
16k views

What is the origin and earliest recorded usage of 'cock-up'

4 votes
1 answer
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Order of preposition in US and UK English

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2 answers
1k views

Is there any connection between Polari and Nadsat?

4 votes
5 answers
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Blood - Bloods - pluralisation

3 votes
2 answers
4k views

How long have people been swearing in English?

3 votes
1 answer
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Where do East End / Gangster slang terms for numbers relating to money originate?

1 vote
1 answer
287 views

Pluralisation of Latin Words [duplicate]

0 votes
1 answer
426 views

Curious about the type of humour employed by Twitter's @AntiJokeCat? [closed]