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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adverb: At one’s desk.
Patterned after alfresco, from desk, from Latin desca (desk), from discus (disk), from Greek diskos (disk). Earliest documented use: 1981.
“He works in the financial sector, an all-male workplace except for two secretaries, and they all eat lunch al desko.”
Emma Woolf; The Ministry of Thin; Soft Skull Press; 2014.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:I never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun. -Katharine Hepburn, actress (12 May 1907-2003)