Houghton Mifflin followed, in 1969, with "The American Heritage Dictionary," but it also published a "Clean Green" edition without the word, to assure itself access to the lucrative public high school market.The abbreviation (down from 258 in the original manuscript).Egyptian legal agreements from the 23rd Dynasty (749-21 B. E.) frequently include the phrase, "If you do not obey this decree, may a donkey copulate with you! originally meant "have sex on horseback" and is first attested c.1800 in broadside ballad "New Feats of Horsemanship." For the unkillable urban legend that this word is an acronym of some sort (a fiction traceable on the Internet to 1995 but probably predating that) see here, and also here.Learning English as a second or foreign language (ESL / EFL) takes time, and building your vocabulary is an important key to improving your communication skills.
The condition attached was that she wanted to stay close to her home in case her stepdaughter showed up. Look at all the time and effort you’ve invested in just getting a first date out of this babe!
I was involved with someone else up until a couple of months ago, so I couldn’t ask for Leila’s phone number until we broke up.
I went to a dance event last weekend, saw Leila, and asked her for her phone number.
affil — television network affiliated station; “Each broadcast network has an annual gathering of its affils.” AFTRA — American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.
National labor union representing performers, journalists and other artists working in entertainment and news.