criskity

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on: Can every letter be used as a silent letter?

"Er, of course the L in “walk” and “talk” is silent. Who pro...

on: cannot vs. can not

"cannot" is preferred; using "can not" runs you the risk of ...

on: gifting vs. giving a gift

"Gifting" reminds me of "conversating". A totally unnecessar...

on: Difference between “lying” and “misleading”

Lying is knowingly telling something that's not true with th...

on: Difference between “lying” and “misleading”

It's also possible to mislead by telling the truth....

on: Accepted spellings, punctuation, and capitalization of email

In formal writing, I still use "e-mail". "E-mail" at the beg...

on: Can every letter be used as a silent letter?

OK, another: silent "i" in "lieu"...

on: Can every letter be used as a silent letter?

As for Malaysia, it rhymes with Asia, which has no Y. Thus, ...

on: Can every letter be used as a silent letter?

Silent F, silent L: halfpenny...

on: How do I write out .25% ?

"[zero] point two five percent". It's wrong to say "[zero...

on: Oh it’s... “Free”?

The use of quotes for emphasis is nonstandard, and frowned u...

on: Can every letter be used as a silent letter?

A: cocoa B: debt C: scene D: Wednesday (first d) E: game...