The word 'set' has more definitions than any other word in the English language.
Full form of NEWS
The word 'News' is actually an acronym standing for the 4 cardinal compass points - North, East, West, and South!
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"Goodbye" came from "God bye" which came from "God be with you."
The first Oxford English Dictionary was published in April 1928, 50 years after it was started. It consisted of 400,000 words and phrases in 10 volumes. The latest edition fills 22,000 pages, includes 33,000 Shakespeare quotations, and is bound in 20 volumes. All of which is available on a single CD or flash drive.