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comment To be worse than nothing
"It's so bad, it's not even wrong"
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asked Term for putting someone else's name on one's work?
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accepted What is the term for material lost when a batch is transferred from one vessel to another?
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asked What is the term for material lost when a batch is transferred from one vessel to another?
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awarded  Notable Question
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awarded  Yearling
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answered A depends on B, is A dependant, or is B dependant?
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revised Term for using someone or something else as cover or concealment
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asked Term for using someone or something else as cover or concealment
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awarded  Curious
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accepted Grammatical term for topicizing in English: Thing, question/statement about thing
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awarded  Yearling
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answered To be worse than nothing
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awarded  Editor
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comment Grammatical term for topicizing in English: Thing, question/statement about thing
I'm looking for the name of this type of sentence construction
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revised Grammatical term for topicizing in English: Thing, question/statement about thing
Emphasize that I am looking for a term
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asked Grammatical term for topicizing in English: Thing, question/statement about thing
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comment “A good knowledge in English”/“a good knowledge of English”
The OED might show you when the current usages started, but you need a forensic linguist to figure out why it ended up this way
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comment Compound Adjectives and -ed
Great question. If one called him "short-temper man", it sounds like a title (a super-hero name). We seem to need an adjective instead of a noun.
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comment What is the name for the the habit of reciting song titles or clichés when anyone says the first few words?
No, "showboating" is showing-off. And twerking can mean anything these days. I mean, the need to show everyone that you get the joke, really!