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29 votes
3 answers
39k views

"Rollbacked" or "rolled back" the edit? And what about "double-click"?

28 votes
4 answers
12k views

The female equivalent of "don't break my balls"

15 votes
2 answers
14k views

"Mobile homes" in American and British English

15 votes
2 answers
55k views

"It's an interesting topic for me" versus "It's interesting to me": Does it really matter?

13 votes
6 answers
8k views

They write in their school diary (or) diaries?

12 votes
4 answers
5k views

The slang term for books made of paper

11 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why is "I'll be", wrong as a short answer?

11 votes
4 answers
2k views

How does a "parent" generate a "sister"?

10 votes
1 answer
1k views

Why are tantrums "thrown" and not "burst"?

9 votes
4 answers
848 views

Is "mistakes are caused because of…" redundant?

8 votes
4 answers
3k views

Will you be having cake?

7 votes
2 answers
665 views

McCoy, decoy, and coy

6 votes
2 answers
3k views

Animals that live in the country

6 votes
1 answer
586 views

Oscar Wilde's story telling technique

5 votes
1 answer
13k views

“… more suited.” vs “…more suitable.”

5 votes
2 answers
3k views

The ambiguous "he is buried"

5 votes
3 answers
675 views

What do you call tourists who visit "extreme" holiday destinations?

4 votes
1 answer
1k views

"Known to locals" vs "known by locals"

4 votes
3 answers
1k views

What's "brass tacks" got to do with "essential facts"?

4 votes
1 answer
2k views

"prize awarded him" vs. "prize awarded to him"

4 votes
1 answer
812 views

"Remaining to wear" : odd choice of expression by the Daily Mail Online

4 votes
2 answers
3k views

Where and what is the "sticking place"?

3 votes
2 answers
154 views

"He carried a gun for _____ "?

3 votes
3 answers
14k views

Difference between "hardly someone" and "hardly anyone"

3 votes
1 answer
313 views

Need help in translating "cuciture armate" (armed seams?)

3 votes
1 answer
627 views

Why does *spot* mean "to help someone with weights"?

3 votes
3 answers
596 views

The silent "u": "forty" and "fourteen"

3 votes
2 answers
1k views

The difference between "…to {get, arrive, reach, come} here on time."

3 votes
3 answers
2k views

If it's “double” why is it singular?

2 votes
1 answer
85 views

If we can “give someone a call”, why can't we “give a phone call”?