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Short form of word “available”

Is there a short form for word Available as in qty for Quantity? I do not even think that "short from" is the right word for what I'm after. If that's so then what is this form called? Shorthand ...
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You just pulled a

I'm writing a paper about a book In the the book there is a character named Johnny,and Johnny is very stupid. For fun let's say my friend did something stupid, and I said, "You just pulled a Johnny!" ...
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Page range abbreviation “pp.164–71” — a typo or a common shorthand? [closed]

I have to translate the following sentence into French: Scrapers and abrasives are used to prepare the surface of a workpiece before a finish (pp.164–71) is applied. I believe there is a mistake ...
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Faced Error or Error Faced

I want to make the following sentence short by removing we. Please help me which one is correct form. The error we faced is "Sorry, you have exceeded the maximum allowed databases." Option 1 : ...
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Meaning and acceptability of “One fifty” when speaking of dollars

I was watching Errol Morris' ‘11 Excellent Reasons Not to Vote?’. At some point, the dialog goes this way: ― If I could sell my vote, I probably would. ― How much? ― How much? Psssh... ...
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How do I write certain IPA sounds using Gregg Shorthand? [closed]

Migrated: http://linguistics.stackexchange.com/questions/2752/help-me-convert-the-english-phonetic-alphabet-to-gregg-shorthand#comment7397_2752 I've found a several descriptive images of the various ...