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Technical word for cross-lingual pronunciation that causes bad meaning

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Portuguese — Why use definite articles in front of possessive nouns? Why the extensive use of proposition contraction?

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What is the term for a phrase that connects two objects with some relation?

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Ways a word can be used

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Why is the definite article in Balkan languages always called a suffix when it really seems to be part of the inflection?

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Is there a word/concept for a word that denotes a place but is not a proper name?

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Is there a term for "if" statements not intended as conditions, like "if you want"

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Nouns without an article as in e.g. "Empire is not always a good thing"

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Phase and aspect

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Connections between how unrelated words derived from the same root meaning

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Conditional followed by imperative

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Is there a collective term for the Latin, Cyrillic, and Greek alphabets?

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What do you call a transliteration that has gone native?

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What do you call it when you write the next word in a sequence twice instead of the current and next word?

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