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Is there a rule about double negations that aren't meant as double negations (e.g. "We don't need no education")?

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

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Why is it "on *the* one hand"?

10 votes

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

1 vote

Modern replacement for checking frequency tables?

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Easy interrogative garden path prevention

1 vote

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

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"You both ordered drinks" or" You both ordered a drink"

2 votes
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Pronunciation of "Paraguay"

6 votes

"Like something more" or "like something better"

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

6 votes

Why do you suck at XYZ?

4 votes
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Need a proper English expression to reflect a concept

2 votes

Can a sentence start with "Because"?

16 votes

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

7 votes

Naïve, naïf, naïvety, naïveté

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Plurals of loanwords of obviously foreign form

2 votes

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

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What is the best term to describe a "native English speaker who is an American"?

1 vote

Best way to call an artist that is not famous

4 votes

"Everyone" or "everybody"

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?"

2 votes

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

4 votes

Should I say "context" or "contexts"?

5 votes

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

2 votes

What does "from hunger" mean?

10 votes

What is the correct way to pronounce 'router'?

5 votes

What are the specifics of King's quote?

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Billion and other large numbers

45 votes

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