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Elberich Schneider
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33 votes
4 answers
10k views

crisscross, dillydally, riffraff, etc

29 votes
15 answers
4k views

What is the Tacoma Narrows bridge doing in this picture?

23 votes
14 answers
48k views

Gigolo is to man as what is to woman?

17 votes
7 answers
24k views

"These sort of things": is it grammatical? (2,670,000 hits on Google)

15 votes
3 answers
2k views

Describing a group of people who lie down in a public place to send a political message

14 votes
10 answers
3k views

Is it grammatical to say "the batmen"?

12 votes
2 answers
11k views

X, along with Y, "were" or "was"?

11 votes
5 answers
60k views

"'To'/'on' the contrary" in these sentences: is the difference very slight?

11 votes
11 answers
1k views

"Gassy emissions from these giant dinosaurs" vs. "... by these giant dinosaurs"

10 votes
4 answers
9k views

Is the plural form of “Mercedes” a disused word?

8 votes
4 answers
26k views

“Woman” is to “coquette” as “man” is to what?

8 votes
2 answers
616 views

Meaning of a Jane Austen fragment in this letter

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5 answers
45k views

"Can’t help but" vs. "can help but"

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2 answers
29k views

Words having two prefixes incorporated

8 votes
3 answers
3k views

‘pescatarian’: synonyms & etymology

7 votes
2 answers
20k views

Is "cannot not say" standard English?

7 votes
4 answers
2k views

He is in his room 'with a book'/'with a table'

7 votes
1 answer
40k views

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

7 votes
3 answers
774 views

"John Doe is an uninteresting name. Usain Bolt [is]/[isn't]"

7 votes
2 answers
1k views

Is "proximity" a real grammatical rule?

7 votes
2 answers
7k views

Origin of | (pipe symbol)

7 votes
6 answers
5k views

"Perverse interest" vs. "perverted interest" [closed]

6 votes
5 answers
12k views

Are 'effectually' and 'effectively' completely interchangable?

6 votes
4 answers
40k views

"Worried person" vs. "concerned person"

5 votes
3 answers
35k views

Meaning of 'The difference between involvement and commitment is like ham and eggs. The chicken is involved; the pig is committed'

5 votes
2 answers
3k views

Is "scopperloit" a real word?

5 votes
6 answers
2k views

Are androphilic males persons with a homosexual erotic development?

5 votes
4 answers
35k views

"After reviewing ..., it ...": is it grammatical?

5 votes
3 answers
659 views

"Being incognito, I naturally add up"

5 votes
3 answers
565 views

Is there a name for this characteristic of the human body (picture)