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Dec
20
answered “Hence the need to make X” vs. “hence the need for X”
Dec
20
answered Right word to describe “people working together”?
Dec
19
revised Is there a single noun in English for 'jerry-rigged?'
grammar fix
Dec
19
suggested suggested edit on Is there a single noun in English for 'jerry-rigged?'
Oct
2
comment Does the washing up fairy exist outside of Australia?
This isn't useful, but it's hilarious.
Aug
3
awarded  Caucus
Jul
24
comment What is the origin of the term “ginger” for red-headed people?
This is the only answer that cites a reference. Well-done.
Jul
11
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Apr
2
answered Is it correct to say “There's many a …”?
Apr
2
revised What resources can you recommend for finding words based on knowing some of its letters?
spelling, fixed grammar
Apr
2
suggested suggested edit on What resources can you recommend for finding words based on knowing some of its letters?
Apr
2
comment What's the word for being passed through a line of armed men to be beaten?
Thanks, exactly what I was looking for.
Apr
2
accepted What's the word for being passed through a line of armed men to be beaten?
Apr
2
asked What's the word for being passed through a line of armed men to be beaten?
Apr
2
accepted What's a liquid antonym of vitriol (used figuratively)?
Apr
1
awarded  Commentator
Apr
1
comment “Saving on the parrot's chocolate is futile”
In case anyone's interested, the phrase is "ser la xocolata del lloro".
Mar
29
comment What's a liquid antonym of vitriol (used figuratively)?
I said vitriol, not its adjective form; and it does mean particularly bitter criticism.
Mar
29
asked What's a liquid antonym of vitriol (used figuratively)?
Jan
13
awarded  Yearling