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“while” adverb or conjunction?

This question has caused a lot of argument on another messag...

Pronunciation: aunt

I’m not sure if we can ask pronunciation questions here. Wel...

a couple

I can’t figure out which of the following is correct. It mak...

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on: Contractions

Sounds to me more like laziness. I doubt their grammar teach...

on: “while” adverb or conjunction?

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on: a couple

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on: a couple

Makes sense, Tim. And I would if I could, peon, but it w...

on: ____ and he?

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on: Much different

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on: Everyday

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on: worthwhile debate

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