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Are there any simple rules for choosing the definite vs. indefinite (vs. none) article?

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Rhetoric vs. Mathematics: ellipsis/ellipse, parable/parabola, hyperbole/hyperbola

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Does "so called" have a negative connotation in English?

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Future tense in conditional clauses

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Are "adult" and "adulterate" cognates?

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What word can fulfill the most parts of speech?

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4 answers
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Origins of negative prefixes like in-, un-, il-, ir-, dis-, a-

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Etymology of "save" in the meaning of "except", "but", "unless"

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"Finnish Swedes" or "Swedish Finns"?

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Difference between "funny" and "strange"/"weird"

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What's the word for a tiny sharp piece of wood under your skin? [closed]

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There are seven days in a/the week [closed]

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How exactly is "to checkmate" used as a transitive verb within the game of chess itself?

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