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A comma before "either-or" construction

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Using a noun as a transitive verb in the sense of "to turn into"

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Pronunciation of "Ozymandias"

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Had rather; grammar explanation

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Figure of speech to help explaining a math term

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To "take a first pass"

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Correct the Sentences [closed]

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