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comment Is there a noun that means “the state of being flustered”?
This is an adjectival phrase. The OP is looking for a noun.
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revised Is there a word for one side in a pair?
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comment Is there a useful set of mass-produced flash cards for learning uncommon concrete nouns?
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about improving your English
Apr
16
comment English spelling/pronunciation example
You might be interested in our sister site English Language Learners
Apr
16
revised Is there any difference between “[Only/All/All] that I need is”?
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Apr
16
comment Is there any difference between “[Only/All/All] that I need is”?
You might be interested in our sister site for English Language Learners.
Apr
13
comment Are there metaphoric English expressions meaning “keeping composure at a fatal moment, never panicky”?
@PatrickT we don't physically have stiff upper lips.
Apr
13
comment What does ‘Rock a hat” mean?
Rock
Apr
13
answered How would you write B1 in dialogue?
Apr
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revised How would you write B1 in dialogue?
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Apr
11
comment What does the phrase by Sloterdijk mean?
When did this become an English word?
Apr
11
comment “If I were you, I'd apologise to my/your mum”
But if I am you, then your mum is my mum.
Apr
10
revised Use of the “the” article
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Apr
10
revised What does “to give up someone ” mean?
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Apr
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revised What does “to give up someone ” mean?
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Apr
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comment Term for student who was thrown out of university?
I would not use this to describe someone being expelled from university.
Apr
9
comment “Czar” vs “tsar” - origins and pronunciation
Ah! A man with a time machine! Excellent. I need you to run a few errands...
Apr
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Apr
8
answered Is there a word to name being unable to think of “proper terminology” for something?
Apr
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revised Does “Who knows” need a question mark?
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