Reddit has a post about unpaired words that asks the question: Why is “nonchalant” a word, but “chalant” is not? Are there other English words like this? It is pointed out that grruntles is a word and it means ‘pleased’, so you can be gruntled.
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Well, what do you know! Apparently, I can speak Spanish!
What does the way you speak say about where you’re from? Answer all the questions below to see your personal dialect map. Most of the questions used in this quiz are based on those in the Harvard Dialect Survey, a linguistics project begun in 2002 by Bert Vaux and Scott Golder. The original questions and results [...]