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Lisa Beck
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Does anyone happen to know more about the word "zoot" and this use of speech called "nonsense reduplication?"

6 votes
2 answers
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What are the origins of the phrase "field day" as used to refer to cleaning of a military barracks?

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3 answers
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If craven means "contemptibly lacking in courage," what do "craven desires" and "craven idols" mean?

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3 answers
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What is a "spring lobster?"

3 votes
1 answer
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Is "sleeveless vest" redundant?

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1 answer
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What is the proper term for an ankle monitoring device issued through court order?

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2 answers
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Is there a list and/or a rule for nouns that must be pluralized when not preceded by a definite article or adjective?

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2 answers
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Are there any style guides that dictate the use of "on/at Amazon" (and other web platforms). If so, what are they and what's the reasoning behind it?

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What does "Do you know how to party?" mean? [closed]

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What is the difference between "bustling," "vibrant," and "lively"? [closed]