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Why is a "splash screen" so called?

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Why does Polly want a cracker?

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What is the correct pronunciation of “regex”?

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When to use "nude" and when "naked"

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What do you call the process of combining two words to create a new one?

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Adjective for "terrified yet calm and capable"

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What does "Kalipedia" mean?

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Something is "yay" big

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What is the word for a path that is made naturally by the action of people walking?

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Word for "parents with children who have moved out"?

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What word means “the people in one's life”?

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Should I follow English conventions, or write what sounds better?

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English proverb for when a solution comes too late

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What's the raised part of an arch called?

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A word for someone who is left-footed but right-handed

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What is an alternative to "hairy" for things which don't have hair?

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A word for this cramp-like sensation

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Idiom, word, or expression meaning an easy-to-do task

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Is there a word or expression for a small crush on someone?

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What is natural way of saying I am/was suffering from fever?

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Number agreement when using “(s)” for optional plural

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Greeting: "Cold enough for you?"

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Words based on the names of gods

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How many syllables are in the word 'hour'?

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Time and tide wait for no man

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Term for a word that is unintentionally made up of two or more other words?

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What's a man called who follows everything his wife says or wishes?

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What is the infinitive of "can"?

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Is 'deuce' (tennis) a corruption of the French phrase 'à deux de jeu'?

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Why 'Mrs.' isn't read as 'mistress'?

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