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Apr
27
revised What to call a winged unicorn?
added 17 characters in body
Apr
27
comment What to call a winged unicorn?
@Roy I googled it too but I came up with the fact that originally Alicorn was the substance that made up the horn.
Apr
27
asked What to call a winged unicorn?
Apr
27
comment 'Made of' vs. 'Made from'
The Process is implied by having 'come from' somewhere.
Apr
17
comment “1 in 10 are” or “1 in 10 is”?
It depends on whether you intend to the subject (object?) as a number of individuals or as an individual group.
Apr
10
comment “Pomp” without “circumstance”
@Mr.Disappointment I've never heard of it alone. How odd.
Apr
10
asked “Pomp” without “circumstance”
Apr
2
asked “Reveal” vs. “revelation” as nouns
Jan
30
accepted Origin of “kicker” in reference to unexpected situation or detail
Jan
30
suggested rejected edit on What is the opposite of ad hominem
Jan
27
comment Adverb of “English”
@MarkBeadles not using an obscure word for fear of not being understood, is how words become obscure in the first place.
Jan
27
asked Origin of “kicker” in reference to unexpected situation or detail
Jan
23
revised Correlation vs Causation
Linked in question
Jan
23
suggested approved edit on Correlation vs Causation
Jan
22
accepted Is there a word to describe mature or adult plants?
Jan
22
accepted When to drop the 'e' when ending in -able?
Jan
20
accepted Word for a sudden memory triggered by a sense
Jan
20
comment Word for a sudden memory triggered by a sense
I guess it is a sort of Anamnesis in that sense.
Jan
19
comment Word for a sudden memory triggered by a sense
Does that cover memories surfacing with specific provocation? the examples in the link and other dictionaries seem a little sparse/unclear.
Jan
19
comment Word for a sudden memory triggered by a sense
@FumbleFingers madeleine ?