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fortunate1
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What does "change one's stripes" exactly mean?

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What's a big-vocabulary word for someone with a big vocabulary?

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What word means "eating place"?

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Is it proper to omit periods after honorifics (Mr, Mrs, Dr)?

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What would you call a person from India?

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Pronunciation of "spring"

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"What can I be of help"

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The saying "Hair of the Dog"

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Where to insert comma(s)?

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Word for "best person in a group of bad people"

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"Partially correct" vs. "partial correct"

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"get" or "is" regarding the future

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When ending an email, should I use "Yours faithfully" or "Best regards"?

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In which dialect would "poll" mean "a person's head"?

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"zh" vs. "j". Are these pronounced in the same way?

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Do "willingness" and "effort" imply different things?

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What is the difference between "jaunt" and "excursion", "trip" and "outing"? Can we say "secretive outing" or "secretive absence"?

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Hardest tongue twister seen

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Word to describe an object in continuous cycle that is eventually ejected when it matures

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Validity in the brevity of this prose?

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Idiom thesaurus?

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What is the meaning of the word “larriking”?

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How common is the confusion between "affect" and "effect"?

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Can ‘Walk the walk’ stand alone?

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What does "putting someone on" mean?

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Can "Be under no illusion" have both positive and negative connotations?

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word for racial polarization (similar to "partisanship")

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If ______ gets outlawed, only outlaws will ______