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Sean ONeill

Sean O’Neill is an illustrator and cartoonist living in Chicago. Creator of the graphic novel Rocket Robinson and the Pharaoh’s Fortune, he really can draw that fast. Seriously.

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Negative Words That Turned Into Positive Words
Videos
The Story of American Sign Language
Words
Horrible Jargon We've Totally Gotten Used To
Language
The Story of the Umlaut
Language
French Phrases Hidden in English Words
Words
Why Do Animals Make Different Sounds in Different Languages?
Big Question
Why Do We Say 'Merry' Just for Christmas?
Words
Word Origins Hiding in Plain Sight
Language
Why Does Germany Have So Many Different Names?
Words
Fancier Words for the Shapes in Your World
Language
How Did Language Begin?
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Where Do the Days of the Week Get Their Names?
Words
Why Does 'Terrible' Mean Bad and 'Terrific' Mean Good?
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What's the Real Origin of OK?
Words
The Evolution of 'Dude'
Big Question
Why Is Y Sometimes a Vowel?
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These Words Aren't the Words You Think They Are
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Why Is English Spelling So Weird?
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