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Do you refer to the land of your ancestors as the motherland or fatherland?

What's the difference?

Motherland vs. Fatherland

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Frida Kahlo was badly injured in an accident and then began painting. She's considered one of Mexico's greatest artists. #WomensHistoryMonth
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Got a need for speed? Dodged any fuzzbusters lately?

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Today's Word of the Day is orogeny.

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Chimamanda is a Nigerian author. She's won a MacArthur Genius Grant. Also, her work is translated into 30 languages. #WomensHistoryMonth
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Loose vs. Lose

When you’re trying to decide between lose and loose, consider whether you’re looking for an adjective or a verb.

Loose vs. Lose

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Sojourner Truth was an abolitionist, women's rights activist, and known for her speech "Ain't I a Woman?" given in 1851. #WomensHistoryMonth
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Are you still using any of these words?

Tubular Words from the 1980s

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Today's Word of the Day is coterminous.

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Pearl Buck was an author and activist. She won a Pulitzer Prize for "The Good Earth" and a Nobel Prize for Literature. #WomensHistoryMonth
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How well do you know the difference between affect and effect?

Test your skills and tell us your score!

Quiz Yourself: Affect vs. Effect

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice. She's the second woman to be appointed to the position. #WomensHistoryMonth
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I before E,
Except after C
Or when sounded as A
As in neighbor or weigh.

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Every English “Rule” Has An Exception: I Before E, Except, Well, A Lot of Things

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Today's Word of the Day is esoterica.

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Elizabeth Gilbert is an author, short story writer, biographer, and best known for her memoir EAT PRAY LOVE. #WomensHistoryMonth
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It’s important to know that what’s ethical isn’t always what’s moral, and vice versa.

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Moral vs. Ethical

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Fran Lebowitz is an author, public speaker, social commentator, humorist and has published reviews for Interview. #WomensHistoryMonth
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14 Thought-Provoking Quotes About Poetry.

Which one is your favorite?

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Today's Word of the Day is Throttlebottom.

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Louisa May Alcott was a novelist and poet. She's widely known for her book "Little Women." #WomensHistoryMonth