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Gennady Vanin Геннадий Ванин
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  • Novosibirsk, Russia (Новосибирск, Россия)
87 votes
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What is the difference between 20$ and $20? [closed]

39 votes
5 answers
146k views

Should I capitalize the starting sentence after a greeting that ends in a comma (e.g. "Hello,")?

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1 answer
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"Logged-in", "log-ined", "login-ed", "logined", "log-in-ed", "logged in"? [duplicate]

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What is the origin of "Color me confused"?

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What is antonym of "update"?

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6 answers
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What's the difference between "client" and "customer"?

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1 answer
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Rule on absence of the article "the" with plural nouns [duplicate]

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4 answers
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What is the correct name for posts made on twitter?

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3 answers
591 views

How to determine if a "[something] fighter" fights for or against [something]?

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Why is "ass" considered obscene?

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Does any English dialect use any non-English foreign letters in their alphabet?

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What does "piracy pirates" mean?

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"In God We Trust" vs. "We Trust in God"

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What is the English equivalent to the Russian proverb glossed “Who has never tasted bitter, knows not what is sweet.”?

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"That my results are not reproducible" or "that my results are unreproducible"?

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If prepend is not part of English, why is there no postpend or subpend? And who introduces them? [closed]

4 votes
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What is the term for accusing a person of mischief through invented, twisting and changeable terminology?

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What do you call who writes comments? Commenter or commentator?

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Antonym to "news"

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"The (Cobra)" vs. "An (elephant)", articles with nouns denoting a class

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Could you name some numbers that have a special meaning in English, like 666? [closed]

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What is the shortest term to refer to people whose mother tongue is English?

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Aren't adverbs related to the closest word? What about other modifiers?

2 votes
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What is the origin of "33" in "catch-33"?

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Are "zugzwang", "catch-22" and "catch-33" synonyms?

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1 answer
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How would you substitute English vulgar words in foreign phrases?

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What is another name for Dick?

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Is single usage of "personality" in "Multiple Personality" jargon or correct English?

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What are differences between an "opposite" and "antonym" to a word? [closed]

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to give options to "if you do not mind <much?>"