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Apr
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awarded  Popular Question
Feb
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awarded  Popular Question
Jan
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awarded  Popular Question
Oct
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awarded  Yearling
Oct
6
answered Why do we call a computer or TV display a “screen”?
Oct
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comment Is there a case where “of the clock” is more appropriate then “o'clock”?
I'm pretty sure the expansion is "on the clock" not "of the clock".
Jan
27
awarded  Critic
Jan
27
comment Are there rules to determine whether a musician's title will end with “-er” or “-ist”?
But really all this talk about drummers misses the point, since they are really called percussionists.
Jan
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awarded  Popular Question
Nov
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answered What's a common phrase that means “To put it simply though not 100% correctly”?
Nov
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comment Geographical Usage of “Mate”
It is frequently used in internet slang ("m8").
Sep
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awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
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asked Is is more appropriate to salute the organization, or the members of the organization?
Aug
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comment The difference between “We’ll ever be back to normal,” and “We’ll never be back to normal.”
@tchrist Actually, one can use "ever" that way to mean the same thing as "forever". " We'll ever be back to normal" means that after some point we will always be at normal.
Aug
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comment A word for converting numbers to (number / 1000) + K
This is much better than many others, because this is the existing terminology for this operation.
Jul
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awarded  Curious
Jun
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comment Synonym for man-made, but not by man
Additionally, "evolved" used to mean "something that is the result of some design", until Darwin took it and used it to mean the overall change resulting from selection pressure on a population
Jun
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awarded  Constituent
Jun
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comment I set an unlit campfire on fire?
@HagenvonEitzn I'm pretty sure it is paperless, and just killing trees anyway.
Jun
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awarded  Caucus