Word of Mouth - Riddles of Linguistics
What am I?
I've been around since the dawn of the modern human. You have one. We all have one, although some people stupidly claim they don't. You can lose your keys, virginity and temper but I'm almost impossible to lose. If you haven't got rid of me by the time you're a teenager, you've probably got me for life.
"Dolly Parton has a strong one. It twangs like a banjo..."
Each week Garry Littman brings you some of the most curious facts from the most interesting tales of Swiss history and individuals. Garry uncovers truth behind the legends and Swiss folklore that make this country a far more intriguing and fascinating place than you could have ever imagined.
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