Xiè Jìléi
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How are "i.e." and "e.g." pronounced?
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Precise names for parts of a day
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"Will be doing" vs. "will do"
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What is a "far cry"?
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What is the meaning of 'probe' in the Linux command 'modprobe'?
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Word for a person who is "in charge"?
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When did television become known as the 'tube'?
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"Normalization" vs. "canonicalization"
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A depends on B, is A dependant, or is B dependant?
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What's the word Copyright and `(C)' mean?
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How to pronounce @[name] on Twitter?
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A common word for person/company/organization?
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The origin of binary "image"?
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How to pronounce abbreviations by prefix part?
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In the format of A.B. Name, which is the given name and which is the family name?
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How to understand the word cascade in CSS?
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Term for piece of music without voice
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Word for "little insect"
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How to ask for a repeat in different way politely?
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"Amount" vs. "quantity" in generic?
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Inventory or repository?
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"Making casts of the melted spaces"
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What's the deep meaning in the lyrics of "Heavy Traffic" by Elton John?
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Why do we refer to the "yellow pages"?
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Word/slang for "I have just committed the source code, please update your working copy"?