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revised Should I use “is needed” or “is in need”?
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revised What's the equivalent phrase in the UK for “I plead the fifth”?
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answered Should I use “is needed” or “is in need”?
Jul
16
comment Middle Name or Last Name
If you know your surname, then use that as your 'last name'. That's what they are expecting.
Jul
16
comment Middle Name or Last Name
Look at your birth certificate or passport and see what it says there.
Jul
8
comment Is there a term for the phenomenon of adding more words to a sentence makes it less clear?
The writer may not be sure that all judicial races are non-partisan. I'm certainly not. To avoid hours or days of research, she simply writes a sentence she is sure is true - that these particular races are non-partisan.
Jul
7
answered What is the difference between “deployment” and “release”?
Jul
3
answered Usage of the word “through”
Jun
25
comment Why Côte d’Ivoire ⇒ Ivory Coast but Costa Rica ⇏ Rich Coast?
But 'Ivory Coast' was common a few decades ago, and Naples and Florence still are.
Jun
25
answered Why Côte d’Ivoire ⇒ Ivory Coast but Costa Rica ⇏ Rich Coast?
Jun
25
comment Use of plural with “respectively” when referring to a property
The use of 'respectively' is irrelevant here.
Jun
25
comment Atheist/agnostic form of expressing condolences
Not about English language, but about etiquette.
Jun
23
revised Is it correct to say someone “does not so much do something as do something else”
correct spelling and grammar
Jun
23
suggested suggested edit on Is it correct to say someone “does not so much do something as do something else”
Jun
21
comment The + Possessive
@BukvaCe You can show your appreciation by voting up and/or accepting the answer :-)
Jun
20
comment What is the difference between owned and pwned?
They don't mean the same. Nobody 'pwns' a house, pet or piece of art.
Jun
20
answered Should I repeat “the” by enumeration?
Jun
20
comment What is the difference between owned and pwned?
@Archa I'm pretty sure the Washington Post website (which is part of then internet) you could not write 'pwned' in all the places you might use 'owned'.
Jun
19
revised The + Possessive
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Jun
19
comment The + Possessive
@fdb Do we? Do you have an example?