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TimR
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I'm being corrected "I had a headache yesterday" vs "I have had a headache yesterday"

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"The Jesus who said" - why is there a definite article before the proper name "Jesus"?

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Is there an idiom about how humanely killing something is better than letting it live in pain?

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"He borrowed me some money."; right or wrong?

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What does "call BS" mean in the sentence "We call BS"?

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Can we say "bed of disease"

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What is the difference between feet and very feet?

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In “a so-called "HPACK Bomb" attack”, if "so-called" is not sarcasm then what is it?

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“Jump out the car” Vs. “jump off the car”?

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Is there an idiomatic way to say "go to the path of no way out"?

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What does "One CPU is going to 'smoke' another CPU" mean?

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Does "I slept in" imply I did it on purpose or by accident?

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A controversial GRE verbal reasoning question

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"Do never..." vs. "Do not ever..."

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Is "Whom" a deprecated word?

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The act of declaring and revoking a structure a church

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Why is "for a tortuous three days" singular even though days is plural?

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what does "stuck for an angle" mean?

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I do not really understand the proposal: "Don't hate Monday. Make Monday hate you"

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What is the meaning of "daisy pom"?

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An expression for comparing things accurately in English

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Help to understand: "leaders as diverse, patriotic, and big-hearted as the America…"

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Grammar behind "Whatever what is is is what I want."

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Grammar of titles - wh-clause vs. question

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(The?) Lions in the zoo are very aggressive

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jokes played or cracked

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How to ask briefly about the ownership of a frying pan?

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In the sentence: "Drinking and driving IS dangerous", why does the verb "to be" need to be singular?

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What does "they’ve got a hotel to run" mean?

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How should I interpret "between Neville and Ron" in the context of this Harry Potter passage?

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