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Jun
29
comment How do you pronounce “Gross”?
This is perfect! Thanks for that!
Jun
21
comment Conference registerer
I've heard people say the phrase: "we have a couple of no-shows today at the conference". Not sure if it is gramatically correct though.
Jun
21
comment Conference registerer
"phantom registrants" conjures up an image of dead registrants whose souls are attending a long forgotten conference. :) It has an ethereal quality to it, I'd say.
Jun
20
comment What's up with the word “egregious”?
Now I want to read this book! Thanks for the excerpt!
Jun
20
comment Common phrases for something that appears good but is actually bad
Yeah, I think specious is probably the right answer.
Jun
5
comment Do you say “please yourself” in a non-sexual context?
I think "suit yourself" is a better idiom in this context, but then I am not a native english speaker.
Jun
5
comment Does “so far, so good” carry a negative connotation?
I like this answer. It is succinct and precise. I'd avoid the '...' though. It doesn't serve any purpose in your answer.
May
17
comment What does the phrase “switched on” mean in this context?
I haven't asked but i think my colleague is in his early 40's. :)
Mar
15
comment What's the antonym for Schadenfreude?
@cornbreadninja Mudita is close but does not directly answer my question. It's an interesting word though. So +1 from me. :)