Imagine you knew the difference between story and history.
It would make a difference, wouldn’t it? You might even wonder why it’s not herstory.
Kidding aside, to people whose mother tongue isn’t English, there’s nothing new and no surprise, English is amazing.
In French and German, to name a few, it’s easy. Histoire is a story no matter what and Geschichte is a story beyond the shadow of a doubt,
Given history has everybody confused, is usually how it works, makes you wonder what words are for, doesn’t it?