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Yevgeny Simkin
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8 votes
5 answers
18k views

"The splits" vs "a split"

6 votes
3 answers
5k views

Where do I put the question mark if a question has a parenthetical statement at the end?

4 votes
1 answer
4k views

When did "gay" become associated with homosexuality? [duplicate]

3 votes
1 answer
2k views

Can "concerning" ever be used to mean "worthy of concern"?

3 votes
3 answers
1k views

Is there a word for human litter-mates?

2 votes
2 answers
117 views

Is there a pre-defined way to describe this grammatical mistake?

2 votes
2 answers
186 views

"... the top ten issues that the voting public care about" [duplicate]

2 votes
3 answers
3k views

Is it ok to say that I burned my hand if it was injured via hot water?

2 votes
5 answers
54k views

How do you punctuate a list of titles and names?

2 votes
3 answers
493 views

Is there a word for taking a (possibly undeserved) authoritative tact?

1 vote
1 answer
125 views

Does the article "a/an" apply to the parenthetical or the word that follows? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
13k views

What is the origin of the term "throw the book"? [closed]

1 vote
0 answers
210 views

Is Midnight at the start or the end of the day? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
114 views

Does a ver­bal noun turn back into a verb when mod­ified by an ad­verb? [duplicate]

1 vote
0 answers
83 views

Is there a word for a positive outcome borne of a negative (or destructive) intention?

1 vote
1 answer
39 views

Is there a word for a multi-user attempt to grab something?

0 votes
1 answer
780 views

Is there a word for taking action on someone else's behalf against their judgement [duplicate]

0 votes
1 answer
75 views

Is there an expression or idiom for getting a negative result after being irresponsible? [duplicate]

-2 votes
1 answer
882 views

Cheesy convestibles [closed]