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Jun
27
awarded  Necromancer
Feb
26
awarded  Yearling
Feb
18
revised “Why you no…?” or “What that no…?” — are those grammatically correct?
Remove extra word and "none is" is correct
Feb
18
suggested suggested edit on “Why you no…?” or “What that no…?” — are those grammatically correct?
Aug
20
comment Is “what on earth” still commonly used in real life? Is there any alternative that is not cursing or obscene?
"On earth" is still common, as is "in the world" used the same way.
May
7
awarded  Commentator
May
7
comment How should I punctuate around quotes?
-1 The question is about a detail in the American style. Stating that the British style is better gives us no information requested in the question.
May
7
comment How should I punctuate around quotes?
Shouldn't the second example use quotation marks around the question?
May
5
answered “Printfing” or “printingf”?
May
4
comment Is it acceptable to nest parentheses?
@Noldorin Isn't it strange that the nesting in mathematics [()] is the reverse of English ([])?
May
3
comment Is it acceptable to nest parentheses?
@Noldorin Your comment is supported by Harbrace College Handbook section 17g: "Use brackets . . . when necessary, to replace parentheses within parentheses.
May
3
awarded  Critic
May
3
revised “The existing and proposed manuals” vs. “the existing and the proposed manuals”
Added formatting and quotation marks
May
2
suggested suggested edit on “The existing and proposed manuals” vs. “the existing and the proposed manuals”
May
2
awarded  Tag Editor
May
2
revised pun wiki excerpt
added 38 characters in body
May
2
suggested suggested edit on pun tag wiki excerpt
May
2
wiki created pun excerpt
May
2
awarded  Organizer
May
2
revised What is meant by “the passive voice remains 'an important arrow in the rhetorical quiver'”?
Made title easier to read; corrected grammar, punctuation; added formatting; clarified meaning