Should I Use The British Or American Spelling...
If I am writing an article about paper money, to a world-wide readership, including...
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Interesting Article From The AUE's First...
"The centre/center question is a good example of why this is difficult. "Center"...
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Decline Of The English Language
Here is a mini lesson for those native English-language speakers that write as though...
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The Failed Experiment
The America Mr Jefferson envisioned hasn't come about. The country is in a right...
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Intialise, Criticise, Realize ..
Hello. The Americans have made it simple. They spell all the words in the subject...
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The First Annual AUE Celebrity Superlative...
Since we've just begun a new calendar year, I thought it would be fun to make a...
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A Bad Hair Day
Hello, my question refers to the topic. Is that an American idiom and if yes what...
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"Prom"
Help wanted from the American contingent here. In the pub quiz last night, we got...
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Putable Or Puttable?
Used in financial terms, "put(t)able swap," for example - meaning capable of being...
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French Has Inches?
French has inches? I just looked at the box that my room fan came in: 14" whole-house...
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Pronunciation Of Name "Beyer"
How would the last name of a person called "Beyer" be pronounced in Britain or in...
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Why No Abbreviation For US 'County'?
The word 'county' is not used in the name of any English or (former) Scottish county...
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Use Of British Spelling And American Spelling...
Hi I don't know if this is the appropriate forum to ask the following question....
A Required Greengrocer's Apostrophe?
In restaurants and cafes here, you sometimes find half-and-half presented in small...
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Why México With X?
After the phonetic changes made to Castilian to facilitate the teaching of this language...
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Grey Or Gray?
I've been thinking . . . Is it better to write grey or gray? I have a feeling one...
UK Spellings And Stuff
I understand the spellings of "flavor" and "labor" as "flavour" and "labour" in UK...
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Abbreviation E And R?
Could anybody help me, I don't know, what could mean abbreviations E and R in an...
Please, Take A Look At My Composition...
Hi everybody. It´s a pleasure for me to post my first composition in this very helpful...
Abbreviations Used In Footnotes
Does anyone have a glossary of abbreviations I keep seeing in book footnotes? I know...
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