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39 votes

Are there counterpart English expressions to Japanese proverb, "the nail that pops up is always hammered down?

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Difference between "did + verb" and just "verb+ed"

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What does "sit in the back of the bus" mean?

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What is the antonym of "distaff"?

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Names of some months don't make sense

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Where does the word “snogging” come from?

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Commutative, or "semantically palindromic" sentences

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What is an office that keeps records of marriages and divorces called?

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Why is the sentence "Statistics 'is' often misleading" incorrect?

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'Blowing Dixie double four time' and 'He can play the honky tonk like anything' meaning

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Using "are many" in sentence

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What does it mean to say "The greater of _ or _"

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Usage of the word "commuted"?

2 votes

One word that can be used to represent Weak student?

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Can I say "a folder lies in" when talking about computer folders (directories)?

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St. Matthew's vs. St. Matthew

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The hole in a character

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What does "running a gauntlet of fire" mean?

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How do describe items where one action was done one more time compared to another action

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What does 'question items' means?

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Is follow-ups the right word?

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Is this usage correct? “versions N and prior”

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Can I use "which" and "that" together?

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Origin of the phrase "tell me when"

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Do all variations of this sentence seem grammatically correct?

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Use of couple and meaning

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"Authorize up to $3000 payment" vs. "authorize up to $3000 in payment"

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"Be mother" - Etymology and usage

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Résumé as summary vs document describing work experience