15 Pairs of Different Words That Surprisingly Come From the Exact Same Source

We take for granted that many English words have counterparts that sound related, but aren’t. Even though know and no sound the same, their meanings are so different we assume they have different etymological sources (which the spelling differences also suggest). However, sometimes words we might not expect to have anything in common historically do in fact go back to the exact same source. They’re called etymological doublets; here are 15 of them. 

1. FLOUR/FLOWER

Flour, just like...

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