Hero = Submarine?
Although the m-w dictionary says so, I still would like to check with you guys since...
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Courts-Martial
Just heard a news announcer talk about the Courts-Martial that are starting in Iraq...
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My Aue Investigation Has Begun: Evan's...
I finally figured out how to get all the AUE posts from 1991 through 1994 that I...
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Pronunciation Of "Mbyte"
How is "Mbyte" pronounced? Is there anyone pronouncing it as "m byte", when it is...
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Correct Plural Usage Of Yiddish Words
X-no-archive: yes Could someone be good enough to comment on the correct usage in...
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Stone
What us the correct plural of stone (14 lbs)? Do you (English people) ever say "stones...
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Eclipses
Is the word eclipse a latin or greek one? If so what might be its plural in that...
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Possessive Plural Of Words Ending In ...
Given a word of French origin which ends in "-eau" and whose plural is created by...
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Zeroes Or Zeros?
Hi, according to what I remember from school and my gut feeling, zeroes would be...
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Plural/Singular Company
I've noticed another difference between US and UK english, not read it discussed...
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Technical Report
My colleagues and I are writing a technical report. I wrote the following: The experimental...
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English Skills Or Skill?
I've always seen the phrase " Excellent English skills " or " Strong communication...
'60S Or 60'S ?
Hi, I speak French and I have sometimes some difficulties to select the right word...
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Compound Nouns
Hello. I have a problem with compound nouns in english. Can a noun, which is not...
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The Plural Of Smoke?
I was asked an interesting question: "Is there a plural of the word 'smoke' in English...
Will You Proofread This? 61 Words.
Hi all, Will you proofread the writing below, especially the articles and plurals...
Why Not Make All Plural?
Hi. Please tell me if it is correct, in addition to the way it is, to make the underlined...
Sigular Or Plural
Could you please tell me whether I have to use the singular or the plural with the...
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A Quesition About Comparatives?
In English, we would say "Sandy is taller than any other girl in the class." ...
Waters?
Hi, Many waters cannot quench love, neither can floods drown it. The fact that...