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Jan
20
comment What does idiom “ thick in the head ” mean?
"Yorkshire Born, Yorkshire Bred, Strong in't arm and thick in't head" - as a proud tyke
Jan
20
answered What is the etymology of 'physician'?
Jan
3
comment Is Standard American Accent an old British Accent before 17th century?
@PeterShor, Shakespeare was a brummie, and brummies still rhyme memory with never die!
Dec
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comment What is this letter/symbol called?
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yogh ?
Nov
21
comment Is “denigrate” a racist word?
But niggardly has nothing to do with black, it's norse not latin ?
Nov
10
revised Why is stainless steel “stainless”?
it's -> its arghhhhhhhh
Nov
10
revised Knocked up, two very different meanings. But why and how did the phrase split?
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revised Why is stainless steel “stainless”?
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Nov
10
revised What does the ‘-lite’ in Rick Santorum's ‘We're not just an Obama-lite’ mean?
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10
revised What does “3-sigma” type of event mean?
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Nov
10
revised In what region is “thou”, etc. used in dialect?
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Oct
13
answered The name of a robotics tool that is only a sharpened rod
Sep
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answered What would be a word to mean all authorized users?
Sep
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revised How do I explain “The man on the Clapham omnibus” to the man on the Clapham omnibus?
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Sep
11
comment A little brain fart
It can be mature AND offensive !
Sep
11
answered A little brain fart
Sep
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awarded  Enlightened
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awarded  Nice Answer
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revised Word/phrase for nationally owned company
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answered Word/phrase for nationally owned company