International News Archive - November 20, 2012
A global effort has been put forth to better understand the specific challenges and issues associated to living in the tropical regions of the world.
Word of the Day
- To play, gamble.
- To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
- A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.