The word 'News' is actually an acronym standing for the 4 cardinal compass points - North, East, West, and South!
Get rid of their unwanted people
Clans of long ago that wanted to get rid of their unwanted people without killing them used to burn their houses down - hence the expression "to get fired."
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The word 'set' has more definitions than any other word in the English language.
"Goodbye" came from "God bye" which came from "God be with you."