Which is the mistress of a large
house: the doyenne or the chatelaine?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
A mistress of a large house is a
chatelaine, whereas the senior member of a group of colleagues is a doyen.
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