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28 votes

What term can be used to describe Yoda's speech?

15 votes

English from Icelandic?

12 votes

What is the precise meaning of "Pretty Good"?

11 votes

Should nouns borrowed from Japanese be pluralized?

11 votes

Has English adopted any common morphemes from languages that are not Greek, Latin, or French?

10 votes

What is a good, short, word to describe a software engineer?

10 votes

Word for whether a product is genuine or sham

9 votes

Does British English have a word for dry, starchy savoury snacks that are not fried slices of potato?

9 votes

Is there a shorter alternative for "Enjoy your meal"?

8 votes
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What's the difference between "any way" and "any which way"?

8 votes

Is incorrect capitalization considered a spelling error?

7 votes

Words that are pluralized in the middle?

7 votes
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What is a term for someone who prohibits the importation of foreign words into their language?

7 votes
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Does the washing up fairy exist outside of Australia?

6 votes

Is it possible for a new irregular verb to appear in English language?

5 votes

English word for taking a derogatory term and owning it with pride

5 votes

Is 'set phrase' a set phrase?

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"look-up tables", "look up tables" or "lookup tables"

5 votes
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Part of speech of "very," "extremely," "really," and "quite"

5 votes

Is “a glut of” well-established idiom, or simple combination of “glut” and the subsequent word?

5 votes

Antithesis of "international"

4 votes

Diacritics and non-English letters in anglicized loan words: keep 'em, dump 'em, italicize the words, or what?

4 votes

How would you spell "Tehran" in English for it to be pronounced "correctly" (i.e. as in Persian)?

3 votes

Jealousy and hate

3 votes

What is the opposite of the "sub" prefix?

3 votes

What's earlier than an early bird?

3 votes

What is the name of the phoneme produced in an upper-class Briton's pronunciation of the word "Duke"? What's different in the articulation?

3 votes

Is a schwa ever stressed?

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"make it to there"

3 votes

Is there any word for "small hand written note/letter" in English?