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15 votes
5 answers
3k views

To avoid repeating "one"

8 votes
2 answers
2k views

"The" for the first time only

6 votes
5 answers
337 views

"Otherwise" after "where"

2 votes
1 answer
83 views

Is "established convention" a tautology?

2 votes
3 answers
185 views

An alternative to "normally"

2 votes
1 answer
239 views

Apply a rule vs. Follow a rule

1 vote
1 answer
146 views

Are "i.e." and "e.g." initialisms?

1 vote
0 answers
65 views

Where vs. In places where

1 vote
0 answers
68 views

Quotation marks in "call it [something] for short"

1 vote
1 answer
197 views

Why we use singular form after plural?

1 vote
0 answers
89 views

Some words “want” to be plural and some other ones “want” to be singular. Why? [closed]

1 vote
2 answers
211 views

From worse to better

1 vote
1 answer
80 views

To refer to singular/plural items without knowing the actual quantity [duplicate]

0 votes
2 answers
6k views

Is it "make" or "makes" in this sentence?

0 votes
2 answers
73 views

Missing "the" - on the official page without any reason

0 votes
1 answer
103 views

Repeating the noun when we referring to it multiple times using different adjectives

0 votes
1 answer
2k views

"Architecture": Countable or Uncountable

0 votes
0 answers
166 views

Synonym for "series" with distinguishable singular and plural forms

0 votes
1 answer
55 views

Move a subject from the middle of a sentence to its beginning [closed]

0 votes
0 answers
60 views

Definite/indefinite article when we talk about something that is known to some people only

0 votes
0 answers
49 views

How to understand which nouns are specific and which ones aren't

0 votes
1 answer
50 views

To praise a text by saying it has nothing excessive [duplicate]

0 votes
0 answers
44 views

Parentheses instead of dashes: Is it required that the sentence will have the meaning with the "dashed" part omitted?

0 votes
1 answer
42 views

The left edge of a sheet protector (punched pocket)

0 votes
1 answer
294 views

"When" and "Where" when we talk about hypothetical situations

0 votes
1 answer
68 views

To answer indirect question starting with "Whether" using "Yes" or "No" [closed]

0 votes
2 answers
71 views

Whether to use "it" or "they" when we talk about using X and Y?

0 votes
2 answers
63 views

"Barts and The London NHS Trust" - Is there a standard way to abbreviate it?

0 votes
1 answer
400 views

Abbreviations vs. contractions. Do they differ in pronunciation or only in spelling?

-1 votes
2 answers
141 views

"To read this book later" and "To later read this book" - the difference