Shoe: Untied True Fact o’ the Day

Posted: November 20, 2016 in Fun Facts, Words
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The word “ok” as we know it today, as a synonym for “alright”, is only about 175 years old. It was originally written as a joke that went viral in 1839 by a Boston editorial writer satirizing people’s bad grammar and use of abbreviations, and was an abbreviation for “oll korrect”.

 

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