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Culture and language

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Investigating the relevance maxim

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Why words in many romance languages don't have more than one part of speech, unlike words in English

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a term for the type of ambi-transitive verb that can do away with an object

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What is the difference among root, stem and base in English word-formation? Possible answer provided to check

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Does "Inchoative Construction" mean constructions with intransitive inchoative verbs?

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Semantic role of subjects of predicatives

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Can a control verb simultaneously be a raising verb?

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Clause analysis for causative verbs

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De Morgan's Law in Semantics what decides the rhs and lhs

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Contingent grammaticality

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Do these errors affect how native speakers understand these sentences?

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Sentential Relative Clauses versus Non-restrictive Relative Clauses

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How to write 'x said they would do y but...' in predicate logic?

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Sanskrit vs. Modern Hindi

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What is the difference between plurality and gender?

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What are some languages that are least/most tense-sensitive?

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References and sources to help me explain the semantics of the word 'over'

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What type of modality is "You must not fear"?

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Why can 'notwithstanding' be positioned before or after the object without changing meaning?

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Are English modal verbs tensed or non-tensed?

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"there" and "everything" in linguistics is a "pronoun" or "noun"?

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Is there a language which uses 'passive voice' more often than 'active' one?

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Evolutionary advantage of descriptive statements

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diphthong vs. digraph (English)

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Why is it "easier" to understand a foreign language when reading than to speak it?

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Phonological ambiguity that changes the syntactic structure

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Are there delimiters (parentheses, fonts, etc.) that convey that their content is a proposition?

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Are fusional languages easier to learn than isolating languages?

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Scopal relation of negation and quantifier