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SamBC
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Ways to say 'get smaller', 'decrease in size' in one word

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Do native speakers use "ultima" and "proxima" frequently in spoken English?

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Is it really OK to use "because of"?

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When a company launches a new product do they "come out" with a new product or do they "come up" with a new product?

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What does "tick" mean in this sentence?

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Is "cogitate" used appropriately in "I cogitate that success relies on hard work"?

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“The,” or no article: “All _____ time.”

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What do you call a Matrix-like slowdown and camera movement effect?

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What do "high sea" and "carry" mean in this sentence?

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"Starve to death" Vs. "Starve to the point of death"

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What does "south of due west" mean?

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Isn't the word "experience" wrongly used in this context?

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Why is "Reports" in the sentence below without the article "The"?

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When -s is used with third person singular. What's its use in this context?

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What's the meaning of “spike” in the context of “adrenaline spike”?

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SB and STH in dictionaries

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A word that means fill it to the required quantity

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Are police here, aren't it\they?

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weren't playing vs didn't play

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What does "don't have a baby" imply or mean in this sentence?

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The totem pole can be grouped into

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What is the difference between "shut" and "close"?

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How to say "How to aim [well/right/correctly]"?

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Is "conspicuously missing" or "conspicuously" the subject of this sentence?

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Grey hair or white hair

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Does the phrase "more obvious" mean "just barely noticeable among many" in certain contexts?

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Is "for causing autism in X" grammatical?

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Is there any instance where "x y" doesn't mean the same thing as "y of x"?

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Is this food a bread or a loaf?

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What is the meaning of the noun "magoo" as in "conservative media magoos"?

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