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Nov
20
revised “I'm lovin' it”
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Nov
19
comment Should names of styles or genres be capitalized?
The question of which this one is a dupe got 28,828 views, and your 1060 by rights should have gone to it. All you did was tap into the mojo that happens to pervade this topic. Also, Twilight Zone: Yes, I understand and sympathize. The workings of SE can seem very strange and even downright hostile at times. Hope you haven't taken offense.
Nov
19
comment GRE question. What is the meaning of “irregular” here?
No matter. This question is OT anyway.
Nov
19
comment GRE question. What is the meaning of “irregular” here?
@HotLicks: Thanks for disturbing the "teaching moment" . . .
Nov
19
comment GRE question. What is the meaning of “irregular” here?
Did you look at the definitions for all the words? I can see two others that are synonyms . . .
Nov
18
comment the duplicated expression “over more than”
It's at least bad style because of the redundancy, yes, and a troll under the bridge of clear expression.
Nov
16
comment What does “literally” mean?
@FumbleFingers: I wish you had exercised a little more forbearance. Those answers really are not altogether helpful. Voting to reopen.
Nov
16
answered What does “literally” mean?
Nov
16
revised Leave something vs. forget something
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Nov
15
reviewed Close Do I use a comma?
Nov
15
reviewed Close Need help with grammatical problem
Nov
15
reviewed Close The Converse of Philosophy
Nov
15
reviewed Close Article before “two” with intervening adjective?
Nov
15
reviewed Close what is the meaning of “ treated observation”?
Nov
15
reviewed Close Should I use Past Simple or Past Perfect in this sentence?
Nov
15
reviewed Close When was “it” first used in weather sentences?
Nov
15
comment volunteer teacher, volunteer teaching, teaching volunteer, or volunteering teacher
Volunteer teacher or teaching volunteer. "Volunteer teaching" doesn't work and "volunteering teacher" is just horrible.
Nov
14
comment Leave something vs. forget something
I dont know where you get that notion, but I can assure you as a native speaker of English that such a connotation doesn't exist.
Nov
14
comment Source of 'BB' in the sense of 'small, spherical pellet of shot'
Good question, Sven. I grew up with the idea of BB guns, so I've always just taken it for granted.
Nov
14
comment Leave something vs. forget something
No joke. It never even occurred to me that that could be your source of concern, so that in itself should reassure you that this is not an issue.