Hello, I'm french, and I'd like to be an English teacher later... I wanted to know where I could find the history of english words...
I already know the history behind the expression of "teddy bear", and it intruigued me... I would love to know more... But I don't see anything on the web...
If you could help me, then it would be sooo great... Thank you.
Congratulations! I wish you all the luck!Originally Posted by odt
The history, or origin, of words can also be referred to as etymology.Originally Posted by odt
Here is a popular online etymology dictionary.
The term you are looking for, "teddy bear", is listed in this dictionary. Simply type in the word, and click on "ok".