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Jun
10
answered What is the origin of the term “Couch Potato”?
Jun
3
comment “is it me, or…” meaning and usage
@Martin Beckett, No, it's more than just stating how you feel, in a way it's used to ask subtly whoever you with whether they too are hot/cold.
Jun
3
comment “is it me, or…” meaning and usage
I often hear the phrase 'Is it me or is it cold/hot in here?' which is used when somebody is concerned whether their body temperature is normal, or everbody else is experiencing the same thing.
Jun
3
comment Why are Roman numerals still used?
I understand that, but the examples provided weren't necessary as I had researched that before hand.
Jun
3
comment Why are Roman numerals still used?
I already know what they're used for, I was looking at why it hasn't faded away like all the other numbering systems/languages.
Jun
3
accepted Why are Roman numerals still used?
Jun
3
comment Why are Roman numerals still used?
I understand what they're used for, I'm still not clear why they suggest 'importance or timelessness'
Jun
3
asked Why are Roman numerals still used?
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2
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
2
comment How did Americans greet each other before “Hi”?
@LarsH, No but it's still used today and may have been used in America
Jun
2
revised How did Americans greet each other before “Hi”?
added 3 characters in body
Jun
2
comment How did Americans greet each other before “Hi”?
@Kit, once again I've updated my answer and provided a source.
Jun
2
awarded  Commentator
Jun
2
revised How did Americans greet each other before “Hi”?
added 39 characters in body; deleted 6 characters in body; added 43 characters in body
Jun
2
comment How did Americans greet each other before “Hi”?
@Kit, Have another look at my awnser, I've added estimated origin dates to the phrases.
Jun
2
revised How did Americans greet each other before “Hi”?
added 219 characters in body; added 2 characters in body; added 58 characters in body
Jun
2
answered How did Americans greet each other before “Hi”?
Jun
2
comment Are two or more clusters of ivy considered “ivy” or “ivies”?
+1 This really well defines the plural and when you should use it.
Jun
2
accepted Are two or more clusters of ivy considered “ivy” or “ivies”?
Jun
2
asked Are two or more clusters of ivy considered “ivy” or “ivies”?