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45 votes

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

30 votes

'Clean' vs 'Clear'

16 votes

How do native English speakers respond to "Thank you"?

14 votes

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

10 votes

What is the correct way to pronounce 'router'?

10 votes

What is the difference between a "ghetto" and a "slum"?

7 votes
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Where can I find a list of ways to get rid of the preposition "of"?

7 votes

Naïve, naïf, naïvety, naïveté

6 votes

Why do you suck at XYZ?

6 votes

"Like something more" or "like something better"

5 votes

What are the specifics of King's quote?

5 votes

How should I address someone with a known name and unknown gender?

5 votes

Why is the past tense used in "I was wondering if you would like to come for dinner?" and "Did you want to go to the cinema tonight?"

5 votes

Is "forte" pronounced "fort" or "for-tay"?

5 votes

Is there a difference between "cheers" and "thanks" in colloquial British English?

4 votes

Mass nouns and counts nouns. Does getting it wrong ever matter?

4 votes

"Everyone" or "everybody"

4 votes

Should I say "context" or "contexts"?

4 votes
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Need a proper English expression to reflect a concept

3 votes

Are the acronyms FYI, BTW, LOL, WTF now considered "normal" words?

3 votes

What does "catch the sun" mean?

2 votes

What's a word similar in usage to "diatribe," but not as harsh?

2 votes

When is it appropriate to use "Yeah" and "Yep" as variants of the word "Yes"?

2 votes

Can a sentence start with "Because"?

2 votes

"Something that work" or "something that works"?

2 votes

Should we use plural or singular for a fraction of a mile?

2 votes

What does "from hunger" mean?

2 votes
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Pronunciation of "Paraguay"

1 vote

Is "if winning isn't everything then why do they keep score" a correct sentence?

1 vote

What would you call it when an aunt complains about her nephew in front of his mom to needle her?