By Diana Filer

  1. The term ‘rookie’ mainly used in this form in sports, the army and police forces, is taken from the word ‘recruit’.
  2. Lady Gaga’s real name is Stefani Germanotta.
  3. Merriam Webster’s word of 2017 is ‘feminism’.
  4. Pho is a Vietnamese soup consisting of broth, rice noodles, a few herbs and meat.
  5. John Horgan of the NDP is the premier of British Columbia as of July, 2017, replacing Liberal Christy Clark.