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I am the programmer your mother warned you about.


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comment Should I use period pronunciation when reading poetry aloud?
Also, large pat on the head offered to anyone who can offer a good suggestion of how to pronounce "evil" and "devil" so they rhyme.
Jul
25
asked Should I use period pronunciation when reading poetry aloud?
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comment American English without an accent
Related (but not a duplicate): english.stackexchange.com/questions/1884/…
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comment Is 'this this' correct?
Buffalo sentence: english.stackexchange.com/a/2462/58
Jun
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comment “Ground floor” vs. “first floor”
Did you end up in the garage? That's where I usually assume G will take me.
Jun
4
revised what is the meaning of “might sound”?
corrected spelling
Apr
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comment Opposite of 'Midas touch'?
I work with a guy we call "Fecal King Midas."
Mar
13
comment Name for words created from mispronunciations?
Mondegreens arise from mis-hearings, not mispronunciations. The error is on the listener's side, not the speaker's so ... related, but not it. Eggcorn is pretty good, though.
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Jan
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comment Manifest vs. Manifested in relation to the glory or presence of God
Can you clarify your question a little? Are you interested in the meanings of the two words and how they differ, or just whether the author can use the two words interchangeably?
Jan
27
revised Putting “interested” before the noun
a little punctuation, a little capitalization
Jan
27
comment Why use “his” in association with the word “mankind”?
This response does not answer the question "Why use 'his' in association with the word 'mankind'?"