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    Question Origin originates

    "Paul Bunyan is a mythical lumberjack in tall tales, whose origin originates either with an American newspaperman or with French Canadians."

    Is it not this "origin originates from" a bit clumsy? If so, how could it be paraphrased?


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    Re: Origin originates

    Indeed it is.

    who orginated

    whose origins are traced to
    whose origins are with

    [not a teacher]

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