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o Book indexing - and the order of punctuation characters

By: James Harris on Wed, 17 Apr 2024

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8 Minutes ago

By: Snidely

o [bollard] What Bollard Man used in Sydney (assumed etymology from bole)

By: Ken Blake on Fri, 19 Apr 2024

18

1 Hour 3 Minutes ago

By: Adam Funk

o Murder and assassination

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden on Sat, 20 Apr 2024

30

1 Hour 7 Minutes ago

By: Adam Funk

o Compendium: "It's Greek to me"

By: occam on Fri, 12 Apr 2024

124

1 Hour 18 Minutes ago

By: Adam Funk

o beep at the checkstand

By: Marco Moock on Sat, 20 Apr 2024

22

1 Hour 24 Minutes ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o AI at the low end

By: Rich Ulrich on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

76

2 Hours 11 Minutes ago

By: Peter Moylan

o [voir dire] Anglo-French, literally, to speak the truth

By: Ken Blake on Mon, 22 Apr 2024

3

4 Hours 14 Minutes ago

By: Ross Clark

o [voluble] Middle English borrowed from Latin to turn or to speak rapidly

By: Ken Blake on Sun, 21 Apr 2024

3

4 Hours 37 Minutes ago

By: Ross Clark

o no matter who

By: navi on Sun, 21 Apr 2024

2

18 Hours 38 Minutes ago

By: Hibou

o 'contumacioius'

By: Rich Ulrich on Sat, 20 Apr 2024

15

18 Hours 58 Minutes ago

By: occam

o bad for some people

By: navi on Mon, 22 Apr 2024

1

20 Hours 12 Minutes ago

By: Hibou

o across

By: Peter Moylan on Fri, 19 Apr 2024

9

1 Day 6 Hours ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o Funny choice of words.

By: lar3ryca on Fri, 19 Apr 2024

3

2 Days 18 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o Arindam = bertietaylor?

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden on Mon, 15 Apr 2024

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2 Days 21 Hours ago

By: bertietaylor

o English language is badly pronounced French

By: HenHanna on Wed, 10 Apr 2024

2

2 Days 23 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Kate Bush song with a connection to James Joyce is "The Sensual World."

By: HenHanna on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

1

2 Days 23 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o C. S. Lewis recommends (defends) [chastity]

By: HenHanna on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

1

2 Days 23 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Looking For A Word :-)

By: Physfitfreak on Fri, 12 Apr 2024

7

3 Days 1 Hour ago

By: Stefan Ram

o Spreading

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

2

3 Days 6 Hours ago

By: Phil Carmody

o Running up that Hill

By: Sam Plusnet on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

2

4 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Sn!pe

o a song in Russian, Czech, Polish, Ukrainian

By: HenHanna on Thu, 18 Apr 2024

3

4 Days 6 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o been went / did you went

By: LionelEdwards on Wed, 17 Apr 2024

1

5 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Ross Clark

o "per metre super"

By: Adam Funk on Tue, 16 Apr 2024

3

5 Days 12 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o Kanye West : “I did done call Kim, texted nannies. I got on the phone with ...

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

4

6 Days 1 Hour ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o Obsessed with the past

By: Stefan Ram on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

1

6 Days 6 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Black Swan

By: Tony Cooper on Sun, 31 Mar 2024

87

6 Days 10 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o Charley don't surf

By: LionelEdwards on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

7

6 Days 11 Hours ago

By: LionelEdwards

o a wary buyer

By: navi on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

13

6 Days 12 Hours ago

By: Bertel Lund Hansen

o Sultan Bey

By: Rich Ulrich on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

15

6 Days 16 Hours ago

By: Mark Brader

o White Holes

By: Peter Moylan on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

221

6 Days 18 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o for you to wear

By: navi on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

12

6 Days 18 Hours ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o Initialisms or acronyms

By: Steve Hayes on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

56

7 Days 6 Hours ago

By: Snidely

o well/good

By: navi on Mon, 15 Apr 2024

1

7 Days 17 Hours ago

By: LionelEdwards

o PTD on Baring-Gould's Annotated Sherlock Holmes

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

23

8 Days 1 Hour ago

By: Madhu

o (Tiger Tiger by Wm.Blake) -- [Authentic] pronunciation (recording) -- EYE-Symmet

By: HenHanna on Sun, 18 Feb 2024

9

8 Days 2 Hours ago

By: Peter Moylan

o if any one of them is good enough

By: navi on Fri, 5 Apr 2024

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8 Days 8 Hours ago

By: Paul Carmichael

o Scrabble

By: Tony Cooper on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

4

9 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Tony Cooper

o anywhere/wherever

By: navi on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

6

9 Days 7 Hours ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o PTD was the most-respected of the AUE regulars ...

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

1

9 Days 7 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o PTD was the most-respected of the AUE regulars

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

0

9 Days 7 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o PTD was the most-respected of the AUE regulars

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

0

9 Days 7 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o (real-Life Puzzle) -- in a movie, a guy is on the phone,

By: HenHanna on Fri, 12 Apr 2024

10

9 Days 15 Hours ago

By: charles

o First performance of Shaw's "Pygmalion" (1914) -- "Not bloody likely!"

By: HenHanna on Sat, 13 Apr 2024

1

9 Days 19 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o To egg a chicken

By: occam on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

11

9 Days 20 Hours ago

By: lar3ryca

o Sentence-ending particles in English

By: Stefan Ram on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

8

9 Days 23 Hours ago

By: Rich Ulrich

o English language is badly pronounced French

By: bertietaylor on Wed, 10 Apr 2024

14

10 Days 7 Hours ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o modals

By: navi on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

18

10 Days 11 Hours ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o the question whether

By: navi on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

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10 Days 12 Hours ago

By: Bertel Lund Hansen

o Re: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson --- born in 1854 and 1852 ?

By: HenHanna on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

5

10 Days 21 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o PTD on baseball

By: henh...@gmail.com on Sun, 2 Jul 2023

2

10 Days 21 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o (real-life Puzzle) a single man eats dinner alone in a diner or bistro

By: HenHanna on Fri, 12 Apr 2024

0

10 Days 23 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o dentist office problem

By: Marco Moock on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

19

11 Days 7 Hours ago

By: charles

o C’est comme si je faisais pipi dans un chapeau de paille troué!

By: HenHanna on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

1

11 Days 14 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o modals -- (I threatened to sue him to make him quieter at night.)

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

0

11 Days 15 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Nabokov (VN) and [Laughter in the Dark]

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

0

11 Days 16 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o are [albeit] and [sobeit] related?

By: HenHanna on Thu, 11 Apr 2024

1

11 Days 16 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Laughter in the Dark

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

6

11 Days 17 Hours ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o Grammatically Correct: "Demain, il fera [le] jour"

By: HenHanna on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

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12 Days 12 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o (Left, Right) --- "robbing Peter to pay Paul"

By: HenHanna on Wed, 10 Apr 2024

0

12 Days 18 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o ( Antimetabole, Chiasmus ) ---- Correctly Grouped?

By: HenHanna on Fri, 5 Apr 2024

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13 Days 3 Hours ago

By: candycanearter07

o that I would fall/modals 2

By: navi on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

1

13 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Snidely

o I've plucked more than nature allows, ,but the Groucho looks scary somehow. ...

By: HenHanna on Tue, 9 Apr 2024

0

13 Days 5 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Merde alors! Wordle

By: occam on Sun, 7 Apr 2024

20

13 Days 16 Hours ago

By: Adam Funk

o ( German Riddle ) -- bald höckerig, bald schlicht.

By: HenHanna on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

1

13 Days 21 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o [lede] Always heard it but never saw it spelled until now

By: Ken Blake on Sun, 31 Mar 2024

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14 Days 17 Hours ago

By: occam

o 'mag...leiden' --- (I don't suffer fools gladly)

By: HenHanna on Sun, 7 Apr 2024

0

15 Days 2 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: Isaac Asimov died (6-4-1992)

By: HenHanna on Sun, 7 Apr 2024

0

15 Days 2 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: HenHanna

By: Ruud Harmsen on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

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15 Days 7 Hours ago

By: Ruud Harmsen

o Doch wenn man was bestimmtes isst, mag man's daran nicht leiden.

By: HenHanna on Fri, 5 Apr 2024

26

15 Days 7 Hours ago

By: Ruud Harmsen

o music videos

By: Rich Ulrich on Sat, 30 Mar 2024

31

15 Days 9 Hours ago

By: Phil Carmody

o Proof, pudding

By: Phil on Sun, 7 Apr 2024

0

15 Days 19 Hours ago

By: Phil

o (ACB on) -- Virginia Woolf died (28-3-1941)

By: HenHanna on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

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16 Days 5 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o 3 body problem

By: bertitaylor on Sun, 24 Mar 2024

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16 Days 7 Hours ago

By: J. J. Lodder

o Science fiction and Science Fantasy

By: bertietaylor on Sat, 6 Apr 2024

5

16 Days 11 Hours ago

By: occam

o Scanning, Interpreting, & Parsing Charles Kingsley's "Easter Week"

By: Metrist2021 on Fri, 5 Apr 2024

4

16 Days 12 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o river/the river

By: navi on Fri, 5 Apr 2024

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17 Days 7 Hours ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o French [surname CAPITALIZATION] -- in the French version of Wikipedia?

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

16

18 Days 2 Hours ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o French uses "ne" in contexts where English wouldn't use "not". --- (The pleonast

By: HenHanna on Tue, 12 Mar 2024

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18 Days 4 Hours ago

By: wugi

o Re: What's the origin of the word flake, meaning crackpot?

By: HenHanna on Sat, 30 Mar 2024

2

18 Days 7 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o better than good

By: navi on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

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18 Days 12 Hours ago

By: Paul Carmichael

o a (milk-producing) Cow the size of a Dog -- (13-year experiment)

By: HenHanna on Tue, 2 Apr 2024

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18 Days 17 Hours ago

By: J. J. Lodder

o tell instead of know

By: navi on Sun, 31 Mar 2024

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18 Days 18 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o going public with Trump Social. FYI.

By: Rich Ulrich on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

0

18 Days 20 Hours ago

By: Rich Ulrich

o (flake, flaky) -- Which came first, Fluff or Fluffy?

By: HenHanna on Thu, 4 Apr 2024

0

18 Days 22 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Use of them instead of his/her

By: bertietaylor on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

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18 Days 23 Hours ago

By: Peter Moylan

o OED's earliest evidence for [comic relief] is from 1783, in the writing of Thoma

By: HenHanna on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

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19 Days 4 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Flesh and blood

By: LionelEdwards on Wed, 3 Apr 2024

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19 Days 9 Hours ago

By: LionelEdwards

o Punctuation of "more readable"

By: Pamela on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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19 Days 18 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o Full of reflects

By: LionelEdwards on Mon, 1 Apr 2024

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20 Days 5 Hours ago

By: lar3ryca

o Anagrams with the first and last letters correct

By: Vladimir Putin on Sat, 27 Jan 2024

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21 Days 2 Hours ago

By: Paul Wolff

o ACB ... if you see someone in London wearing a kilt you,think he's Scottish...

By: HenHanna on Mon, 1 Apr 2024

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21 Days 4 Hours ago

By: SugarBug

o [consulate] Israel bombed the Syrian consolate - but is that an embassy with dip

By: Ken Blake on Mon, 1 Apr 2024

0

21 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Ken Blake

o Guardian error

By: Vladimir Putin on Mon, 13 Nov 2023

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21 Days 12 Hours ago

By: Vladimir Putin

o Re: Special delivery (signed for post) is pointless

By: Vladimir Putin on Sun, 31 Mar 2024

5

21 Days 12 Hours ago

By: Vladimir Putin

o Term between friend and acquaintance

By: Kyonshi on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

25

21 Days 19 Hours ago

By: Bertel Lund Hansen

o Virginia Woolf died (28-3-1941)

By: Ross Clark on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

30

22 Days 10 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o Duero or Doruo?

By: jerryfriedman on Sat, 30 Mar 2024

8

23 Days 11 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o New take on the Periodic table (courtesy of xkcd)

By: occam on Mon, 22 Jan 2024

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23 Days 16 Hours ago

By: J. J. Lodder

o may have been years since ----

By: tonbei on Tue, 26 Mar 2024

9

23 Days 18 Hours ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o WV Quine and English Usage

By: henh...@gmail.com on Mon, 4 Jul 2022

7

23 Days 19 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Term between friend and acquaintance (a casual friend) (Bekannte)

By: HenHanna on Sat, 30 Mar 2024

0

23 Days 20 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o I found myself singing "Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf".

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

2

23 Days 20 Hours ago

By: Peter Moylan

o "a sight for sore eyes" -- [lion's share]

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

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24 Days 4 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o ACB on Virginia Woolf died (28-3-1941)

By: HenHanna on Fri, 29 Mar 2024

0

24 Days 8 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Ordene skal pusles på plads i opgaven.

By: HenHanna on Mon, 25 Mar 2024

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24 Days 12 Hours ago

By: db

o Wrapped up like a douche

By: LionelEdwards on Wed, 27 Mar 2024

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24 Days 15 Hours ago

By: Bertel Lund Hansen

o Kyonshi is the Japanese term for a reanimated corpse, very similar to the Chines

By: HenHanna on Tue, 26 Mar 2024

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24 Days 15 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o Benjamin Franklin was a rockstar in France during his time there!

By: HenHanna on Thu, 28 Mar 2024

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25 Days 7 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Short (adverb) meaning --- Abruptly, curtly, briefly.

By: HenHanna on Thu, 28 Mar 2024

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25 Days 12 Hours ago

By: Anton Shepelev

o as in yours

By: navi on Wed, 27 Mar 2024

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25 Days 17 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o ceneme (n.) -- plereme (n.)

By: HenHanna on Wed, 20 Mar 2024

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26 Days 3 Hours ago

By: Peter Moylan

o 'Forums' vs. 'Fora'

By: Sn!pe on Fri, 22 Mar 2024

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26 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Bertel Lund Hansen

o (IIII vs. IV) -- (the clock-face choice) -- (It is called by name, not by value)

By: HenHanna on Wed, 20 Mar 2024

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26 Days 4 Hours ago

By: Lawrence D'Oliv

o what women have

By: navi on Tue, 26 Mar 2024

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26 Days 19 Hours ago

By: Hibou

o Jack London's popularity in Russia stemmed from a confluence of factors

By: HenHanna on Wed, 27 Mar 2024

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26 Days 21 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Election

By: Bertel Lund Hansen on Sun, 17 Mar 2024

28

27 Days ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o Teach Yourself Ventriloquism

By: LionelEdwards on Mon, 25 Mar 2024

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27 Days 5 Hours ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o Site

By: kyonshi on Thu, 21 Mar 2024

9

27 Days 8 Hours ago

By: Mark Brader

o Re: dominoes?

By: Sn!pe on Sat, 23 Mar 2024

19

27 Days 13 Hours ago

By: Phil Carmody

o Rebuffs of computer scientists

By: Stefan Ram on Sat, 23 Mar 2024

6

27 Days 13 Hours ago

By: Phil Carmody

o Re: Help explain this clue: "Choose a filling for pastries"

By: HenHanna on Tue, 26 Mar 2024

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27 Days 15 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Swallowing a teaspoon won't paralyse you even if you can't do so (4)

By: HenHanna on Tue, 26 Mar 2024

0

27 Days 15 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o Emordnilaps, Semordnilap(s), Anadrome

By: HenHanna on Mon, 25 Mar 2024

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By: HenHanna

o Provenance

By: Snidely on Thu, 21 Mar 2024

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28 Days 3 Hours ago

By: Peter Moylan

o French Book entitled "How to succeed in love" was published in 1830

By: HenHanna on Mon, 25 Mar 2024

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29 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o grammaticalized (or grammaticized), a process often seen in historical linguisti

By: HenHanna on Mon, 25 Mar 2024

0

29 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Is there a famous real case of a wedding ceremony interrupted by an objection?

By: HenHanna on Sun, 24 Mar 2024

0

29 Days 4 Hours ago

By: HenHanna

o to include

By: navi on Sun, 24 Mar 2024

4

29 Days 11 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o The Expert Language Fallacy

By: Stefan Ram on Sun, 24 Mar 2024

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29 Days 14 Hours ago

By: Stefan Ram

o "doggy bag"

By: Stefan Ram on Sat, 23 Mar 2024

5

30 Days 2 Hours ago

By: Peter Moylan

o Spoken English, An Example

By: Stefan Ram on Thu, 21 Mar 2024

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30 Days 9 Hours ago

By: Paul Carmichael

o "poster child"

By: Stefan Ram on Sat, 23 Mar 2024

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30 Days 11 Hours ago

By: jerryfriedman

o Sound the trumpet

By: LionelEdwards on Wed, 20 Mar 2024

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30 Days 14 Hours ago

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden

o our feeling

By: navi on Sat, 16 Mar 2024

6

1 Month ago

By: Stefan Ram

o A song sung in three different languages

By: LionelEdwards on Fri, 22 Mar 2024

0

1 Month ago

By: LionelEdwards

o Kanbun -- ( and Roman adoption of Greek gods and epics )

By: HenHanna on Fri, 22 Mar 2024

0

1 Month ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: The fifth amendment does not apply to 14.3

By: Just Wondering on Mon, 18 Mar 2024

6

1 Month 1 Day ago

By: Just Wondering

o Re: The fifth amendment does not apply to 14.3

By: Just Wondering on Mon, 18 Mar 2024

1

1 Month 2 Days ago

By: Just Wondering

o Re: When should I use first name terms?

By: HenHanna on Wed, 20 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 2 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Sea shanty -- ( Ship stuck diagonally in Suez Canal )

By: HenHanna on Wed, 20 Mar 2024

1

1 Month 2 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o (ABC riddles) -- Why is K like a sunrise?

By: HenHanna on Wed, 20 Mar 2024

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1 Month 2 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o I have never heard anyone use the phrase 'lean on the wall'.

By: HenHanna on Thu, 14 Mar 2024

4

1 Month 3 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o IIII v IV - the clock face choice

By: occam on Sat, 16 Mar 2024

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1 Month 3 Days ago

By: jerryfriedman

o HELP! -- Swallowing a teaspoon won't paralyse you even if you can't do so (4)

By: HenHanna on Fri, 15 Mar 2024

1

1 Month 3 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o a freshness, an aplomb

By: navi on Sat, 2 Mar 2024

47

1 Month 4 Days ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o Re: The fifth amendment does not apply to 14.3

By: Just Wondering on Mon, 18 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 4 Days ago

By: Just Wondering

o old co-workers

By: navi on Sun, 17 Mar 2024

5

1 Month 5 Days ago

By: jerryfriedman

o SPAM squeeze until it pops

By: Marco Moock on Sat, 16 Mar 2024

10

1 Month 6 Days ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o Word order matters

By: Peter Moylan on Thu, 14 Mar 2024

33

1 Month 6 Days ago

By: Peter Moylan

o on many a weekend

By: navi on Thu, 14 Mar 2024

9

1 Month 6 Days ago

By: Ian Jackson

o Bicycle monarchy

By: occam on Wed, 13 Mar 2024

32

1 Month 6 Days ago

By: J. J. Lodder

o Different question

By: Sn!pe on Thu, 14 Mar 2024

28

1 Month 6 Days ago

By: Paul Wolff

o Cuckooing - new UK legislation

By: occam on Sat, 2 Mar 2024

9

1 Month 6 Days ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o A question about French

By: Bertel Lund Hansen on Tue, 12 Mar 2024

9

1 Month 6 Days ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o Where have all the messages gone?

By: Peter Moylan on Mon, 11 Mar 2024

60

1 Month 7 Days ago

By: Sn!pe

o Re: Comma after "however" or later in the sentence?

By: HenHanna on Sun, 10 Mar 2024

4

1 Month 7 Days ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o a name for the google groups exit -- GGexit?

By: HenHanna on Fri, 15 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 7 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o for being loud

By: arthurvv vart on Mon, 29 Jan 2024

12

1 Month 7 Days ago

By: Marius_Hancu

o Oscar Notes ... the scoring summary

By: Snidely on Tue, 12 Mar 2024

31

1 Month 7 Days ago

By: Snidely

o That's what she said

By: Stefan Ram on Fri, 15 Mar 2024

1

1 Month 7 Days ago

By: Madhu

o Re: The fifth amendment does not apply to 14.3

By: % on Thu, 14 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 8 Days ago

By: %

o  lean against the wall

By: tonbei on Wed, 13 Mar 2024

10

1 Month 8 Days ago

By: Hibou

o [natter] The first known use of natter was in 1942

By: Ken Blake on Thu, 14 Mar 2024

3

1 Month 8 Days ago

By: Ken Blake

o that door of the building

By: arthurvv vart on Fri, 14 Jan 2022

2

1 Month 9 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Harry's brother

By: navi on Wed, 13 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 9 Days ago

By: navi

o Surname is shorter and seems more precise. -- than [Last name] [Family name]

By: HenHanna on Sun, 10 Mar 2024

12

1 Month 9 Days ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o Re: they should have been/tense question

By: HenHanna on Mon, 11 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 11 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Suffixes -oid, -oidal, -oidism, -odic

By: Dingbat on Thu, 13 Jan 2022

3

1 Month 11 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o within two to three years

By: navi on Mon, 4 Mar 2024

4

1 Month 11 Days ago

By: Sam Plusnet

o [OT-ish] Does anyone remember the Atkinson affair of about 1970-1971?

By: Athel Cornish-Bowden on Fri, 14 Jan 2022

2

1 Month 11 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Salinger: amalgam of prizefighter and mystic

By: navi on Thu, 7 Mar 2024

16

1 Month 11 Days ago

By: Silvano

o Re: voluble

By: HenHanna on Sun, 10 Mar 2024

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1 Month 12 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Salinger: amalgam of prizefighter and mystic...

By: HenHanna on Fri, 8 Mar 2024

3

1 Month 12 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: The origin of 'gumshoe'

By: HenHanna on Sun, 10 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 12 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Re: The origin of 'gumshoe'

By: HenHanna on Sun, 10 Mar 2024

0

1 Month 12 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o good memories

By: navi on Sat, 9 Mar 2024

7

1 Month 12 Days ago

By: HenHanna

o Scanning Longfellow's "Evangeline": Substitution + Anacrusis?

By: Metrist2021 on Sat, 9 Mar 2024

4

1 Month 12 Days ago

By: jerryfriedman

o Dingbats (rebus) difficulty="Medium" (harder for non-Brits) -- (the last one is

By: HenHanna on Tue, 5 Mar 2024

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o feliz cumpleaños, Pepe

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o [the few] is more likely to mean [a few] or [few] ?

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o Wordled

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o rhe few (again)

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o Unknown Languages

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o Oligapresent or Oligastantial --- (lexical-, phrasal-unicorns)

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o four or five years

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o Toilet sign - for bird lovers

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o Re: defeat

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o Re: Is this English chess expression really used by Mexicans?

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o Re: as bad as

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o favorite [...Effect] or [...Bias] in Social or Cognitive Psychology?

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o when was the last time PTD was seen here?

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o Hostage Headline

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o a few/a small number

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o Cheesy serendipity

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