bubbha

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on: “further” vs. “farther”

Oops... how do you edit a comment? Should be "farther", not ...

on: “further” vs. “farther”

I learned that "father" is used with physical distances, whi...

on: Same difference

It's just an expression; nothing to fret about. In fact, it ...

on: When “that” is necessary

In this sense (as a "complementizer"), "that" is optional. U...

on: “reach out”

The phrase was certainly given impetus by the old AT&T ad ca...

on: You’ve got another think/thing coming

The logic of "You got another thing coming" is clear in its ...

on: You’ve got another think/thing coming

The phrase "If that’s what you think, you’ve got another thi...

on: “and” or “but” followed by a comma

Yes, it bothers me big time. The logical structure of the se...

on: Latest vs. Newest

The term "the late" meaning "the recently deceased" can't be...

on: -age words

One I see on those survival shows is "cordage". And some gu...

on: “Literally” in spoken conversation

"literally" means "according to the face value of the words"...

on: ye, yer, yers

In older English, "ye" was the plural of "thee": it was the ...