When you remove chaff from grain,
which are you doing: winnowing or sifting?
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.
To remove chaff from grain is to winnow,
whereas to separate finer from coarser parts is to sift.
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