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15 votes

How bad is the f-word, really?

10 votes

What do you call a person who started something that is later followed by everyone?

8 votes
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What manual of style should I use for technical writing for US Federal Government documents?

7 votes

What is the factual basis for "pirate speech"? (Did pirates really say things like "shiver me timbers"?)

7 votes

When is it appropriate to end a sentence in a preposition?

6 votes
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Is ‘Trust-but-verify’ a frequently quoted word?

5 votes
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They call me "Tater Salad." What is the part of speech of "Tater Salad"?

5 votes

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

5 votes
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Using Multiple Sentence Stoppers?

3 votes

Why are words ending in "-um" and "-us" pluralized to end in "-a" and "-i", respectively?

3 votes

Why do words like "expectorate" sound more posh than words like "spit"?

3 votes

Are there any indications that English is going to split into different languages in the next hundred years?

2 votes
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Is it ever effective to use modern and archaic grammar together?