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If I cannot win, then I will make it impossible for you to win

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Word for how the white space between words can form patterns

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How does the word "today" make sense?

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Question about distinction between "trellis", "grid", "grating", "mesh", etc. etc

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How can I avoid using so many "e.g." in my school writing?

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Zero article and some with uncountable nouns

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English verbs derived from ἄρχω (árkhō)?

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Word for generating ideas or hypothesising that's not too academic or corporate killspeaky

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Does 'genocide' cover mass murder of a people by sex or gender? Is there a better word?

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What is the name of the job who represents a family trust to manage fixed assets

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What is the difference between Vert/Verts and Vertex/Vertices?

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What's the exact meaning of 'skim off the top'

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Term for "wiggly argument"?

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English word for adding "monitoring points" to a process

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What does 'sweep' mean in the context "The Taliban swept to power"?

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Is there a word for this concept (related to awareness)?

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Enter is to entrant as exit is to *

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Do 'verity' and 'verily' derive from 'very'?

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Is there a word for sets of words with related meaning in English, like 'yellow' and 'green' or 'January' and 'February'?

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What's the difference between "itself", "his notion of its self" and "that self" in the sentence below?

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Can I use "for which" here?

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Up the creek without a paddle?

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Describing a selection process as strict or lenient

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Please Help: "Audience" usage

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What does "death's head apparition"mean?

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what exactly happened to the sorcerer?

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What does the whole passge from Dickens' Little Dorit chapter 19 mean?

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Idioms indicating symbiosis rather than conflict

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What does disposition mean in the given sentence?

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English equivalent for the Chinese idiom 执迷不悟, to obstinately persist in going about things the wrong way