Some claim that its name was
actually coined as an acronym; which sanctified container is it?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics (meaning), linguistics, neologism, idiom, word origin, syntax, dialect, lexicon (vocabulary), diction, pidgin, synonym, antonym, homonym, cant, argot, lingo, and redundancy.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
The word Ark as in Ark of the
Covenant was coined as an acronym of aron
kodesh, holy chest. It denotes the cabinet where the Torah scrolls
were kept. Its English homonym ark (as in
Noah's ark) is a translation of the Hebrew
Please note that these are draft questions for the board game MooT.
If you spot an error or disagree with anything I've said here,
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