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Cmillz
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18 votes

Why does the multi-paragraph quotation rule exist?

12 votes
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A sentence from Joyce ("The Dead" in Dubliners, not Ulysses)

11 votes
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What does "thanks for sharing" mean?

8 votes
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How to stress any word properly?

8 votes

Can you explain the sentence structure 'In a hole in the ground there lived a Hobbit'? Why put the verb before the subject?

6 votes

What’s a “backarapper”?

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Change is the only constant – antithesis or oxymoron?

5 votes

What can "Think flow" mean?

5 votes

Difference between "meaning of life" and "purpose of life"

4 votes
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To worry about vs To be worried about - difference

4 votes
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Something "down at" somewhere

4 votes

"my", "of me", "of mine" - when to use these possessive constructions

3 votes
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Does the word "crutch" imply a temporary support?

3 votes
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Where does the phrase "fall into two camps" come from?

3 votes
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Grammatically correct usage

3 votes

Difference between waste and squander

3 votes
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Usage of the article 'a' before bait in this particular instance

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Difference between "hypnotic" and "hypnotizing"

2 votes

Is there a word or phrase for language and culture combined?

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How often do people call friends "chum" so that you know they are not actually calling you "chump"?

2 votes
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General rules for identifying conditional sentences?

2 votes

"support to" vs. "support of"

2 votes

Is there any phrasal verb to mean "teeth are falling out because one is getting older"?

2 votes

Froth, foam, lather or suds?

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What is the difference between 'as' and 'while'?

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Is it correct to use "My minor endeavours"

1 vote

"I would like to go to a youth center to help and (to) work with teenagers"

1 vote

Is it a poor practice or is it incorrect to create a new paragraph that directly continues from the previous paragraph?

1 vote

Why isn’t the definite article used in "The commission commanded that work [...] should cease"?

1 vote

Why is there no article in "The Child is father of the man"?