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asked Etymology of “dutchman” to mean a carpentry patch?
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comment Phrase for 'grey literature' in context of data
While couched as a plea for a term, this is really a legal question with various answers depending on both type of material, type of source and jurisdiction, as pointed out by @TimRomano
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comment Is the contraction of “and”, “'n'”, capitalized in a title?
Names and trademarks are different from common phrases. You can call yourself (or spell, or orthograph yourself) any way you like.
Jun
26
answered What quality does a person lack who cannot understand another's point of view?
Jun
26
revised Verb meaning “giving people sh*t”
added alternative
Jun
26
comment Verb meaning “giving people sh*t”
@myol Wait! This is NOT the Monty Python era?!
Jun
26
answered Verb meaning “giving people sh*t”
Jun
25
comment Word for having succeeded but acting as if you've failed
@DanBron I didn't mean to suggest that mine was of note. Just wanted to foster the dialog.
Jun
25
comment Word for having succeeded but acting as if you've failed
@DanBron I agree about not promoting a mediocre question, but in the interest of fostering good answers, I occasionally adjust my standards.
Jun
25
comment Word for having succeeded but acting as if you've failed
@DanBron Why not upvote to encourage retention?
Jun
25
comment Word for having succeeded but acting as if you've failed
@TusharRaj And often expressed as an interjection, Suckah!
Jun
25
answered Word for having succeeded but acting as if you've failed
Jun
25
comment Word for “studying a research article to get the most out of it”?
@Dan Bron It really is a phrasal verb. You improved it.
Jun
25
answered Word for “studying a research article to get the most out of it”?
Jun
25
comment A less hostile word that can replace “violation”
+1 And as suggested in your definition, OP might consider incompatibility.
Jun
25
answered A less hostile word that can replace “violation”
Jun
25
comment pronoun/noun followed by present participle
I think you are probably right, but I can appreciate the idea of a distinction offered by the OP. And I think @fumblefingers is right that the link offered is a good exposition of the issue. And on occasion I have disagreed with Barrie, but always think twice before saying so.
Jun
25
answered What is the word for selling something back to the seller?
Jun
25
comment pronoun/noun followed by present participle
In the linked question offered by @fumblefingers, Barrie England disagrees (and it takes a brave grammarian to disagree with Barrie).
Jun
24
answered What do you call someone who has a disease or mental condition?