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Tim Pederick
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What is this "opened" cube called?

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Why does "graphic" mean violent or gory?

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What does this sentence in Harry Potter mean?

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Is 'neon' used in daily life to refer to modern things?

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What does "I’d sit this one out, Cap," imply or mean in the context?

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When to say "I need money" as opposed to "I need the money"?

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Why we need "ever" between "have" and "seen"

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Is "thee" a more respectful way to refer to the person that the speaker is addressing?

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What is the opposite of sunny when there is no sun in the sky?

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What does "you better" mean in this context of conversation?

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Why is the verb form "am been" always grammatically incorrect?

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What onomatopoeia for cat steps would be clear for English speaker?

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Difference between "search of" and "search for"

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Do native speakers say 'on the dot' or 'sharp' for all times, including 10:23?

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Is the use of "9-sibling" and "13-year" in the sentence below correct?

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"On the grounds that" suggests the reason isn’t really a good one

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What rule forbids "To boldly go where no man has gone before"?

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Why isn’t there any article before this countable noun?

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What can "little silver jet" mean in this sentence, as something that interested a baby when it "fell to the ground"?

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What is the difference between "Do you interest" and "...interested in" something?

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"I should be doing my homework." Vs. "I should do my homework."

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An "a" article doesn't become a "the" despite the fact it was already mentioned

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Why are there so many specific words for groups of animals?

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What does "Although the Second Amendment people" mean?

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Are we to use any with plurals or singulars?

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How to read "1 + (-2) = -1" and "1 - 2 = -1"

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"I took her to be my wife." - acceptable?

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What is the difference between "do you know where" and "where is"?

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Two questions about the 4th verse of "The Star-Spangled Banner"

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Treated as so much more cargo

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