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comment Is there a negative word for an overt display of emotion?
That would not be understood in the US. We would replace it with sugary or sappy (for sap from maple trees, used to make syrup). Saccharin would be another substitute for the same word. FWIW, the first time I became acquainted with the word "treacle" was in the Harry Potter books' reference to treacle tart. :-)
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reviewed Edit Is “technical possible (to do something)” the same as “technically possible”?
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revised Is “technical possible (to do something)” the same as “technically possible”?
grammar, improved spelling
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comment Is there a word for “false accuser”?
I don't get the "accusing you falsely" part. You can be genuinely mad at your friend for being mad at you, regardless for the reason. I'd say that it's more irrational than a case of false accusation. Or maybe you're feeling guilty about making him mad at you in which case you'd be guiltily turning the tables on him.
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comment Why do personal pronouns always come last after a list of nouns?
If I had said, "I, Debbie and Janet are going skating." when I was a child, my Mom would have added, "...and the donkey goes first". I guess that meant that it was more polite to name everyone else first. :-)
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comment A single word to describe a young, successful team or organization
Rising Stars is a good one!
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comment What does 'their' refer to here?
That's a good guess but because it really is ambiguous who "they" are, the sentence should be rewritten, removing the ambiguity. I'm guessing that is what an editor would tell this writer.
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answered A single word to describe a young, successful team or organization
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comment “What we need and what you get”
Personally, I'd say "What we need - what you'll get"
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comment Does this sentence exceed using verb?
What Dan said, or "This disease is likely to spread in countries with higher populations."
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reviewed Approve Does this sentence exceeds verb?
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comment what's the word when you feel like
Voting to re-open. This is about having the same experience, not necessarily feeling the same feeling.
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comment Nylon bag vs plastic bag
Quite right @NickT, and according to our good friend (kidding!) Wikipedia: Polyethylene (abbreviated PE) or polyethene (IUPAC name polyethene or poly(methylene)) is the most common plastic. The annual global production is around 80 million tonnes. Its primary use is in packaging (plastic bags, plastic films, geomembranes, containers including bottles, etc.).
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comment Nylon bag vs plastic bag
Why yes, that is absolutely true @ToddWilcox!
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comment Nylon bag vs plastic bag
That's interesting ventsyv, which is why I think this question shouldn't be closed. We're both English speakers yet the same word, in common use, means different things to us. I feel smarter now! :-)
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comment Nylon bag vs plastic bag
You'd know better, @FumbleFingers, if you'd lived through the 70's as a teen in the US and had a clinging, sweat-trapping, yet fashionable plastic windbreaker jacket vs. a comfortable, breathable nylon windbreaker! :-)
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answered Nylon bag vs plastic bag
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comment How to differentiate meanings of “awesome”?
I'd give this answer +2 if I could. I have people in my life that insist on trying to tell a joke from their native country translated (literally) into English. Humor is SO about the usage of words and the shared understanding of both the actual meaning and the intended (funny) meaning that jokes and puns just aren't translatable. Those of us who have tried to deliver a "bad" joke or pun get to recognize the blank look followed by an obligatory half "heh-heh" smile. It's enough to make you go back to your day job! :-)
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comment what's the word when you feel like
Seeing as I answered with a phrase and you actually want a word (d'oh!) can you provide a sample sentence with a blank where the word belongs so we'll have a better sense of what you are looking for?