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"My wife and I's seafood collaboration dinner"

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Why does "quadratic" describe second power when "quad" means "four"?

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Is it "falsy" or "falsey"?

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Why is "distro", rather than "distri", short for "distribution" in Linux world?

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Is there a secular, non vulgar alternative to "for heaven's sake"?

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Which singular names ending in “s” form possessives with only a bare apostrophe?

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Usage of the word "orthogonal" outside of mathematics

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What can be used as formal euphemism of "hack"?

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What does "day's" mean?

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What is the "thirsty" equivalent of "ravenously"?

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What's it called when you lose contact with reality when watching a movie?

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Is there a term for when a politician sends an anonymous idea to see whether the public is receptive?

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Is “You ain’t seen nothin’ yet” a common or respectable English expression?

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American 'cup' measurement — for cheese

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What is the name of the tactic that politicians use to bury people with torrent of words?

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"Finance" is to "financial" as "trade" is to what? [closed]

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Preposition after "Good luck"

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What is the correct spelling of "buyer* remorse"?

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"I didn't realize it was him." [duplicate]

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5 answers
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Why is it a good idea to avoid 'like' in English?

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4 answers
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Using "there're" to abbreviate "there are" [duplicate]

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How would you describe this hair?

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When did dogs start "wagging" their tails?

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