We've known about the seventh planet in our solar system for centuries, but it seems the way we pronounce Uranus recently changed.
Americans have a major pronunciation problem. More and more are saying certain words with a silent T when the T is not supposed to be silent.
Some might refer to it as a star, but nearly everyone recognizes an asterisk. So why do people so often pronounce it incorrectly?
Donder or Donner? If you've ever had doubts about your memory of the reindeer traditionally listed in seventh place, you're not alone.
From time to time, I write about pairs of words that happen to be homonyms. But there are different kinds, so here's a quick review.
You'd think that when the inventor of the image format specified how everyone should pronounce Gif, it would solve the debate. It didn't.
Poinsettias are also known as the Christmas flower, so this is the time of year where you'll see plenty of the lovely red and cream-colored plants.
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