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I'm a recent graduate with a perchant for Java, Science, Coffee, Games and Cooking!


Oct
2
awarded  Notable Question
Sep
9
accepted Does pronouncing an initialism make it an acronym?
Aug
28
comment What’s the rule for using “who” and “whom” correctly?
@araucaria I have never in my life as a native English speaker phrased a question like "the boss around here is who?"
Aug
27
comment What’s the rule for using “who” and “whom” correctly?
@araucaria I have no qualms over reversing subject and complement to better the flow of an utterance. In response to Who is that? I would respond He is the king of Spain.
Aug
27
comment What’s the rule for using “who” and “whom” correctly?
@araucaria I'd never reply "it's him", is say "he is the boss" mandating the 'who' choice.
Aug
8
revised Antonym for gormless?
edited body
Aug
2
answered Is there a single word for “Evoking Ambivalence”?
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jun
26
comment Is “European Peninsula” a common name for Europe?
Are you sure they don't mean the Crimea? That both European and a peninsula. I can see they may have missed up articles. In context it makes sense
Apr
30
comment Plural or singular meaning of the word “Filter” in a phrase “Filter updates”
Could it not be (to) filter updates?
Apr
12
answered Should I Say 'The' before a Place Name?
Apr
4
comment Antonym for lying?
@miercoledi care to share?
Apr
1
awarded  Notable Question
Mar
29
comment Single word meaning 'filter out noise'/remove background sources
In what context?
Feb
22
comment Phrase to describe person who seeks 100% achievements in game
@Doc: I've used Complelitist as a portmanteau of Completist and elitist to describe these people.
Feb
19
awarded  Benefactor
Feb
17
awarded  Promoter
Feb
15
comment How to distinguish between uses of words like 'Marry'?
It's that last term I was searchng for! Thanks!
Feb
14
accepted How to distinguish between uses of words like 'Marry'?
Feb
14
comment How to distinguish between uses of words like 'Marry'?
Hi, I've clarified my question.