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Oct
18
answered What term to use instead of “Company” to represent, well, a company
Oct
17
answered What is another word for “boss” for a company with a flatter hierarchy?
Oct
17
answered Word for when someone gets into a job/role due to being related to someone
Oct
16
answered What is the origin of 'be my guest' idiom?
Oct
15
answered Is “Roach Motel” now an established English term for some kinds of buisiness behaviour?
Oct
14
answered Term to describe generalizations such as “it is well known”
Oct
14
answered A single word for someone who is quick to hate others
Oct
14
answered Do the words “peasant” and “pissant” mean the same thing?
Oct
12
answered Origin of “chemistry” in reference to that between two people
Oct
8
answered What does the phrase “Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish” mean?
Oct
6
answered Why does “air conditioning” always mean “cooling” and never “heating”?
Oct
6
comment What is origin of the word 'do'?
@ColinFine: I believe this is an informal usage, which may be why the OED would not confirm this "formally."
Oct
5
answered What is origin of the word 'do'?
Oct
5
comment “Have at it” : what's the object of the transitive verb “have” here?
A better expression is "have a GO at it" (British). "Have at it" is a clumsy abbreviation.
Oct
2
answered What's the evolution of the phrase “milk it for all its worth”?
Oct
2
comment Word for “taking advantage of a second chance or opportunity”
Welcome to the site. An upvote to get you started.
Oct
2
answered Word for “taking advantage of a second chance or opportunity”
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