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What words are commonly mispronounced by literate people who read them before they heard them?

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Central Pennsylvanian English speakers: what are the limitations on the "needs washed" construction?

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Is “might could” a correct construct?

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Is Valley Girl speak "like", entering the language?

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How and in what way did the Danes come to influence English?

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What is the history of adding the a- prefix to form words?

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Is there a rule for which suffix to use when creating adjectives from nouns?

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"The thing is, is that..."

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What's this tense called: "I been done ate"?

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How should I distinguish between "can" & "can't" in American English pronunciation?

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Origin of "idiocracy"

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