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Factors governing the avoidance of contracted forms such as we're, I'm or didn't and wouldn't

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"co-worker" vs. "colleague"

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What is the origin of the phrase "something is fishy"

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Using nor only with verb of being

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a phrase indicating a (gold) winner in the contest

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The order of letters in the English alphabet

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"expired" vs "is expired"

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What does "could be made that without it" mean in this context?

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polite answers and questions as to failure to meet deadlines

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“Pharaoh was thought he was divine”

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(The) companies engaged in this field - is article needed?

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I don't understand this sentence of an article about Windows 10

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How come is that possible? vs. How come that is possible?

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serious vs. high-end

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Easier and much easier trouble

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The meaning of the quote: “I am he as you are he as you are me and we are all together"

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Is it correct to say, "There is no enough room in the lift (or the elevator)"?

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What does "It wasn't all romantic" mean?

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Is 'mating' only used with males? What if I use it with females? Is it incorrect?

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Number description for Writing paper, Task 1, IELTS

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"exponentially stable global" vs. "global exponentially stable". Which is more appropriate?

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what does "working life organization" mean?

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fewer iterations vs a fewer iterations

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be located in New York vs locate in New York?

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People who I would like to be friend should be

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A question regarding gerund and its actor

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Should I say "a normal form of a game" or "a normal form game"?

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Passive construction of infinitive verb

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Why do native speakers use "vent your anger" rather than "erase your anger"?

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What's the meaning of 'discharged by an assignment' - 1932 US?

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