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    What does which refer to in "leading us to ask which has the better case"?

    Does which refer to science or religion? Context: The science-religion debate has been going on since science was born, centuries ago. Until relatively recently, it seemed to have quietened down, but now Hawking and others have brought it back into the limelight. It's striking that the...
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    What does disorganizational problems mean? OneLook offers zero entry for disorganiza.

    Context: That Mayack refused to sign on to the retraction notice follows form; she did not agree to the Nature retraction. According to Mayack, the issues involving her work in the lab involved what boil down to organizational problems or, perhaps more accurately, disorganizational problems. She...
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    I feel hard to pronounce "not the (parameters)." Is "not the" read as /nɔ ðə/ here?

    I feel hard to pronounce "not the (parameters)." Is "not the" read as /nɔ ðə/ here? Context: They want to be known simply as “followers of Jesus.” They are far more concerned about the plight of Haitians than the age of the earth. They want to talk about social justice, not the parameters of...
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    that they increase in heinousness? Does they refer to "the three actions"?

    that they increase in heinousness? Does they refer to "the three actions"? If so, I failed to understand "but." Context: Is it morally wrong to take a paper-clip from your office? Is it morally wrong to steal money from your co-worker? Is it morally wrong to stab your employer? In the...
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    The two sentences with same meaning? Which one is better?

    1)Blue ocean is an analogy to describe the wider, deeper potential of market space yet to be explored. 2)Blue ocean is an analogy to describe the wider, deeper potential of market space that is not yet explored.
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    Is "the era of one drug for one disease is over" okay grammatically?

    I edit it to be: The era that one drug is used against one disease is over. Your opinion will be appreciated.
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    Andrew Jackson's note. some handwriting hard to recognise. Would you like to help?

    I've got most of it done, but "???" is left unfinished: Washington, March 6th, 1837 Gentlemen, I have just received your note of the 4th instant, enclosing the prospectus of "The United States Magazine and Democratic Review." I have read the prospectus with much interest, as I have long...
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    How to pronounce "and" in "count off cadence loud and strong"? Just /ən/?

    How to pronounce "and" in "count off cadence loud and strong"? Just /ən/? not /ænd/? (As the title has stated)
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    He likes to walk in streets? Or He likes to walk on streets? Which one is correct?

    Each with million-hit supports in Google search.
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    Can the word tabloid be used in this way?

    as to call USAToday a tabloid?
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    Does "computational systems biology models of the circuitry underlying each..." mean

    Does "computational systems biology models of the circuitry underlying each..." mean Does "computational systems biology models of the circuitry underlying each toxicity pathway" mean "computational systems biology models of the circuitry that is the foundation of each toxicity pathway"...
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    Why has to use "He Himself need" but not "He Himself needs" or "He Himself needed"?

    Why has to use "He Himself need" but not "He Himself needs" or "He Himself needed"? Context: but we cannot share God's dying unless God's dies; and He cannot die except by being a man. That is the sense in which He pays our debt, and suffers for us what He Himself need not suffer at all.
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    Does it sound natural? If not, correct it

    (The following is not written by me but someone else) To satisfy your humble request and your sincerity in getting your mistakes or flawed usages corrected, I am more than happy to be your English teacher for once as long as your humble appearance does not expire. now it is my turn to have a...
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    Does the contents underlined grammatically correct? If not, edit them please

    Crazy English is insanely stupid in this cyber era. I'm afraid that Li Yang, the creater of CE, is most likely the same as a gold digger.
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    Does "then surely of all those who had ever walked the earth" mean ...?

    Does "then surely of all those who had ever walked the earth" mean "then surely all those who had ever walked the earth were Sons of God?" Context: The other scandalous thing that the New Testament eyewitnesses said about Him, and that Christians seemed to take as a central tenet of their...
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    Does " getting peed on during a take" mean "getting pissed during a conversation"?

    Does " getting peed on during a take" mean "getting pissed during a conversation"? And does "giving away movie endings" mean "talking about movie closings"? Context: As we tossed out questions about long-lost pets, giving away movie endings and getting peed on during a take, we found them...
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    What does "them" refer to here?

    Context: Adorno, et al. (1950) viewed the authoritarian personality as having a strict superego that controls a weak ego unable to cope with strong id impulses. The resulting intrapsychic conflicts cause personal insecurities, resulting in that person’s superego to adhere to externally imposed...
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    Does the English voice sound natural?

    The Chinese teaches in English. Click to check out: http://video.jingpinke.com/details?uuid=f2e99ff9-13bc-1000-a2e7-171b5fc0e640
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    What does "Asymmetric units" mean? Should "Seoul" here be "Pyongyang"?

    What does "Asymmetric units" mean? Should "Seoul" here be "Pyongyang"? Context: However, others say no advanced warning will come for some types of attacks, such as launching thousands of rockets aimed at Seoul. "Asymmetric units can attack relatively quickly and with relatively no warning,"...
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    Does "be further from" mean "be more advanced than"?

    Context: North Korea recently put a satellite into orbit. Doesn't that suggest it can build an intercontinental ballistic missile? If anything, the successful launch of a satellite into low-Earth orbit in December 2012 on its Unha-3 rocket indicates that Pyongyang may be further from building...
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