Merriam-Webster Boners - #1: "Hispanic...
A few years ago, i wrote to Merriam-Webster about their definition of "Hispanic"...
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Graveyard/Cemetery
A friend of mine asked me the difference between "graveyard" and "cemetery". I didn...
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A Puzzling Apostrophe.
The word "wanna" is one of those nonstandard terms (like "ain't") which has a standard...
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"Cool" In The Punk Era
Previous AUE speculation about the revival of the term "cool" in the mid-'70s has...
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Antarctica
Very cinematic, don't you think. I'm a southern girl interested in this place. I...
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English Brainpower Requirements
Speaking Chinese may take more brainpower than speaking English, a study suggests...
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The Biggest English Video Site For You...
Hi dear friends, I've been working on a video site for a year. Actually i created...
Here Vs. The Real World...
It's weird - the thing about online relationships vs. flesh-and-blood relationships...
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How Democratic Is Your English Classroom...
How democratic is your ESL classroom? Who gets to speak in class? Whose ideas count...
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"Lightbulb Moment"
I've been mooching around a discussion board on a personal finance website, and when...
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Business Etiquette Situation?
I came across one etiquette test on the Internet and tried to pass it. But to tell...
Zipped Or Zip'ed
I have a little disagreement with a friend of mine. He assures me that an archive...
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Smelly Question
Okay, so the question itself doesn't stink, but it does have to do with stench. A...
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SHAMELESS I Dropped Another YT Video
Keep linking to all that cool stuff that the Non-Letterman writers are making and...
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Have Been Vs Has Been?
In this case I am not refereing to a person, I am talking about a code block which...
I'm Confused!
i want help asap! the question is: when i add someone as a friend, after a while...
Recommend Me A Few Books...
...that are ideal for improving spoken English. I'm aware reading in combination...
Blocky Dialog?
A friend, who has taken a screen writing course, but never written a screen play...
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Please Help Me With One Phrase?
Hi guys, can you please help me with one phrase? Dialog context: Two women are...
Harvard Plagiarism And Referencing System
Hello friends, Can anyone, highlight easy steps of how to avoid plagiarism...