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Is it worthwhile to learn the etymology of words (their origin and how they've changed)?

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Dave C.
Friday December 19, 2014, 12:54 PM


worthwhile? fun? but I liked linguistics in college.

Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:18 AM


d

Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:18 AM


d

Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:17 AM


d

Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:17 AM


d

Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:16 AM


oui


Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:16 AM


yay


Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:16 AM


www

Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:16 AM


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Ben Snyder
Friday December 19, 2014, 9:16 AM


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