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Software engineer, photographer, musician, and gamer.


Sep
9
revised Why is it that Frisian is considered the closest related language to English?
Replace bogus factoid with a better one
Sep
9
revised Why is it that Frisian is considered the closest related language to English?
Add another missing attribution
Sep
9
revised Why is it that Frisian is considered the closest related language to English?
Added author’s name to attribution
Sep
9
revised What is accidental metaplasm & metathesis across words?
Called out linked source in text, expanded answer
Sep
9
revised Which is the older sense of the word “linguist”?
Called out source in text
Sep
9
revised Why is something fried on a griddle called grilled?
Called out the linked sources in text
Aug
22
revised Distinguishing between “opposites” of “ortho-”
Fixed misspelling, improved formatting.
May
10
revised What do CI, CIM, CID, CIB mean?
Incorporated feedback from comments.
Apr
16
revised Pronunciation of “Short-lived”
Improve formatting, remove apologetic remark.
Apr
9
revised What do CI, CIM, CID, CIB mean?
Rephrased to reduce repetition of offensive words.
Apr
9
revised What do CI, CIM, CID, CIB mean?
Added clarification, improved grammar, added tag.
Apr
4
revised In the context of cooking, what is the difference between “flipper” and “spatula”?
Expanded and re-organized answer.
Apr
2
revised Does “eff” mean to describe in words?
Expanded etymology slightly.
Apr
2
revised Quantification of Frequency Adverbs
Made it clearer that the list is from an ESL study site and not made up by the OP.
Mar
28
revised What is the aerial equivalent of bathing when one enjoys the breeze?
Added context, added tags.
Mar
27
revised rhoticity wiki description
added 291 characters in body
Mar
27
revised rhoticity wiki excerpt
added 67 characters in body
Mar
27
revised What is the “thirsty” equivalent of “ravenously”?
punctuation, formatting
Mar
27
revised Can I say “Where can I find 'a' post office”?
Improved final paragraph based on comment feedback.
Mar
27
revised Which is the older sense of the word “linguist”?
Linked to source, improved formatting.