Finding Handedness-Neutral Wording (Left...
In times past, bias against left-handed people was conscious and acceptable. Lefties...
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Blair To Be Drummed Out ?
Rather nice misspeak on the steam wireless this morning by a terribly out-of-her...
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Simon Hughes Is Pure Evil
I think there comes a point when one has to admit that the devil does indeed exist...
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Gotten
Sorry if this has been done to death already. Is it true that the word gotten was...
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Norrell, Norrell
Leonard Lopate, on his radio show on WNYC, just said that Americans and Germans would...
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Bongo, Bwana?
For reasons unknown to me, a post I wrote to this thread, and which I reposted when...
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"Pippa Passes" - Rude Word In The Browning...
I've just been reading a book on Victorian prudery, as applied to Roman artefacts...
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Marks And Spencer
(A posting on a specifically British and Irish subject. My apologies to contributors...
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Wet Sails
The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race is on at the moment, and we are being plied with...
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Correct Meaning Of "Quantum Leap"?
(Sorry: Not the TV show.) The term "quantum leap" is commonly used as a popularized...
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Help - Sentences
I need to do this exercise for tomorrow. One of the sentences is correct, the remaining...
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First Draft Done
It's too short, too mechanical, probably too trite, but the first draft of my first...
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Setting Up A Story
There's been some discussion about pace and getting in late and chapter and that...
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Help Needed With Law School Personal Statment
Here's a draft of my law school personal statement. I found it very difficult to...
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Passive Voice Writting Exercise?
I am sorry to keep bothering but I need to learn more and I can't do this I have...
I Want To Tell You All About My Country...
Hello , I am Gu Gu and I am from Myanmar country which is situated in Asia, near...
Should Subjectless Clauses Always Be Adverbial...
1) Are subjectless clauses only used if they have adverbial properties? In other...
Grammar Check ... Neither - Nor, Prevail...
Apologies in advance for this long intro, but I feel I need to give some context...
He Sends His Apologies
Found in a dictionary: "Edward can't be here today, but he sends his apologies."...
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Multiple Coordinate Adjectives - Commas...
I am a budding ESOL/EFL teacher in S.America that is trying to get to grips with...
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