Do you think teenage girls are going to stop saying "OMG" when they find out it dates back to WINSTON CHURCHILL? You know, after we explain to them who Winston Churchill is?   Back in 1917, a British World War One admiral named John Arbuthnot Fisher sent a letter to Winston Churchill. Churchill wasn't prime minister yet . . . And in the letter, Fisher uses the acronym OMG . . . then explains it means "Oh my God." That's the earliest that OMG appeared in print.

Do you think teenage girls are going to stop saying "OMG" when they find out it dates back to WINSTON CHURCHILL? You know, after we explain to them who Winston Churchill is? Back in 1917, a British World War One admiral named John Arbuthnot Fisher sent a letter to Winston Churchill. Churchill wasn't prime minister yet . . . And in the letter, Fisher uses the acronym OMG . . . then explains it means "Oh my God." That's the earliest that OMG appeared in print.

I see some of these on  Facebook way too often, you're driving me crazy people!!

I see some of these on Facebook way too often, you're driving me crazy people!!

English odd facts.. Figured out the lack of future tense a few years ago and it's become frustrating! Great infographic!

English odd facts.. Figured out the lack of future tense a few years ago and it's become frustrating! Great infographic!

from George Orwell - Politics and the English Language 1946

from George Orwell - Politics and the English Language 1946

The 10 best words the internet has given English | Books | guardian.co.uk

The 10 best words the internet has given English

The 10 best words the internet has given English | Books | guardian.co.uk

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