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14
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
7
revised How can I reliably and accurately identify the passive voice in writing or speech?
reword misleading "must" statement
May
28
comment Is there a correct gender-neutral, singular pronoun (“his” versus “her” versus “their”)?
@Jay ambiguity in a language is one of its core sources of expressive richness, not a measure of its defectiveness.
May
27
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May
27
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May
26
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May
19
comment Why is “meta” pronounced differently to “beta”?
@DogLover the only "r" sound in "water" is at the end of the word. And the "t" sound isn't dropped—it's flapped
May
13
revised How Should Trademarks be Written?
fix minor typos
Apr
24
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Apr
17
comment Can “Claptrap” be used to mean low quality?
possibly they meant "rattletrap" -- something (such as a car) that is old, noisy, and not in good condition merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rattletrap
Apr
6
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Apr
1
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Mar
13
comment Name of a foreigner from Earth?
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earthling
Mar
10
comment Does this sound natural?
Why do you think the use of apostrophes is incorrect?
Mar
3
revised How can I reliably and accurately identify the passive voice in writing or speech?
thematically unify examples
Mar
3
comment How can I reliably and accurately identify the passive voice in writing or speech?
@F.E. OK, OK, I have added more details about the exceptions.
Mar
3
revised How can I reliably and accurately identify the passive voice in writing or speech?
add more notes about exceptions, with links to Wikipedia
Mar
2
revised How can I reliably and accurately identify the passive voice in writing or speech?
added 43 characters in body
Feb
16
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Feb
15
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