Laying Charges
I just read an article about a man in Canada who chased his hat underneath a slow...
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Do You Regard English Speakers From Other...
For me, to be called a foreigner, one has to speak a different language. I don't...
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A Structured Approach To Improving Written...
Hi, I am a native English speaker, however as of late I have realised how little...
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DE Dackel Vs. EN Dachshund
Greetings. During lunch with my German colleagues today the following question arose...
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'Ing' Form Of 'To Stymie' (& Do Any Other...
'stimying', 'stymieing', 'stymying' == For the 'ing' form of the verb 'to stymie...
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American English And British English
Hi there and Happy New year all I think one of my new year resolutions is to improve...
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Prohibition On Writing The Name Of God
Greetings. Does the Jewish practice of writing "G-d" instead of "God" extend to the...
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Xenophobia
According to The Columbia Guide to Standard American English , "xenophobia" has four...
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Geminate And Unassimilated Nasal Consonants...
Just as the /n/ in "sink" gets assimilated to a velar /N/ to match the following...
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Starting A Sentence With "More Important...
I'd be grateful for US opinions about whether one can start a sentence with "More...
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Using The Word Employee In English
Hi, my native language is German, and sometimes you cannot translate words 1:1. ...
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'Used To' With Adverbs
Is it okay to use 'used to' with adverbs like always / never / often / sometimes...
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Is "Stressy" A Proper English Word?
Hi, I seem to remember having heard the word "stressy" in contexts like "This was...
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Is "Cent Percent" A Correct Term?
Hi, Is 'cent percent' used by native speakers? I have heard few people using it...
With Regards / Regarding Etc.
Do you consider the following sentence to be good English in modern usage? Regards...
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A Quote By A. Einstein - Exact Wording...
Hello, I came across a saying by Einstein that goes (more or less) like that: "everybody...
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Help Needed
Hello! I am looking for someone who can help me a little with my homepage which is...
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ELT Publications And Books - Teachers...
Hello, What questions would you ask when facing some representative trying to attract...
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Progression Of Qualifications
Hi, I'm a Dutch engineer, and one of my programs outputs a measure indicating how...
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Help On "Come To A Fine Pass"
Hi, all! I am a non-English speaker who is trying hard to learn English. I want to...
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