New Spelling
Saw this interesting spelling on the website of a young black person: "Dis part...
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Confusable Words
I noticed a real schoolboy howler on the BBC News website earlier today. A house...
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Mcjob
From Bloomberg: McDonalds, the world's largest hamburger restaurant (sic.) chain...
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Which City Is Most Commonly Considered...
I'm looking for a website with statistics or a poll(1) that asks "what city is The...
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Names Transliteration
Here's a new one for me, at least. I noticed this evening that BBC Radio 3 has been...
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Pronunciation Of "Lieblich", And Other...
I remember Bob Lieblich has once posted about the pronunciation of his family name...
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Usage Of Article For "Hospital"
This was from a London website: CHAOS AT IKEA OPENING Five people are in hospital...
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Looking For English Usage Website
Hello, I'm looking for an English usage website: the sort that will tell me the difference...
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How To Tell Male Or Female By Name
Hi, I have difficulty to tell if a person is a male or female by the first name....
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How To Spell Email (E-Mail)?
Can anyone tell me if we have figured out how to spell words like: o email, Email...
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Definition Of "As Against"
There are dictionaries and thesaurus web pages, but most of the time if you don't...
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Test For English Users
According to John Sutherland in today's Guardian [link] > I have to say that I...
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Meaning Of Combobulated
[link] The word combobulated appeared in a reply to my post on Channel 9. I asked...
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English Accent Recent?
I've heard that the current educated English accent is only about 150 years old....
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Get Some Stones, Dorktoasts.
What does the expression "Get some stones, dorktoasts" mean in the context of the...
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People Carrier
I just read on the BBC news website of a crash in Florida involving a British family...
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"I'm Good" Or "I'm Fine"?
I said "I am good." She said I should have said, "I am fine." To me, this is six...
I Want To Tell You All About My Country...
Hello , I am Gu Gu and I am from Myanmar country which is situated in Asia, near...
Script Tip: Bumper Sticker Dialogue
BUMPER STICKER DIALOGUE by William C. Martell I was browsing Cafe Press (where the...
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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...