Michael Jackson wanted to do a Harry Potter musical. J.K. Rowling said no.
Boston was one of America’s earliest settlements, and that is reflected in its neighborhood and town names.
Scarcity attracts people. What’s common is often ignored, overshadowed by the exotic and unusual.
Battling forest fires, or wildfires, is no straightforward task.
Sometimes words with the same origin take a separate path in each language, or words with different origins resemble each other by coincidence. That can mean trouble.
Hint: It *doesn't* defy the laws of physics.
Hearing hundreds of goals called, one right after the other, by excited announcers from various countries, can really make you notice the international differences in goal announcing style.
The book provides advice in the form of example letters for all sorts of situations.
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