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The latest round of draft entries for the New Edition of the OED has been released...
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I suppose we all want attention; all of us want to be loved. Laura's obsession for...
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Here's a depressing article about the state of American cultural and educational...
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While watching "Shall We Dance?" (1937) last evening, I noticed that the character...
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A recent email from a Leftpondian friend refers to a binky. I gather that this is...
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Hi, say my birthday is on May 30th, which is a sunday, but I really want to tear...
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A person from the Ukraine has told a friend of mine that the country no longer takes...
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To the English-usage newsgroups I hope this isn't a FAQ ... I'm not a regular follower...
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A friend of mine asked me the difference between "graveyard" and "cemetery". I didn...
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Do you think 'me and my friends' is acceptable in a language learning aid meant for...
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I have recently been told that a speaker implies and a listener infers. My friend...
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A friend asked me to put together a list of words that are based around a sound....
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A friend admonished me a few weeks ago when I totally innocently referred to her...
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I liked it. Bloody and gory, yes, but all to convey the realities of Mayan life at...
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