May 27, 2019
I’m on the bus returning from a week-end jaunt to Austin, Texas. The blog pickings are relatively slim. And yet…
Here’s how you amaze and astound your friends with your knowledge of trivia. Can you name a word that is pronounced the same in modern English as it was when spoken in Proto-Indo-European 8,000 years ago?
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The word is lox.
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