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Oxford Dictionary debuts

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On today in 1884, the original portion, or fascicle, of the Oxford English Dictionary (OED), regarded probably the most full and precise dictionary of the English language, is published. Today, the OED may be the definitive authority on this is, history and pronunciation of a lot more than half of …

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Australia Day in Australia

Australia Day in Australia

Australia Day is on January 26 and commemorates the establishment of the first Western arrangement at Slot Jackson, now part of Sydney, in 1788. It really is a chance for Australians to come quickly to celebrate their country and culture jointly. A couple of reflections on the accomplishments of the …

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