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You may be surprised by some of the English words that come from Japanese and by some of the foreign-based words common in Japanese.

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The past tense has more functions than indicating past time. It can also indicate uncertainty.
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That just rubbed me wrong when I was a cashier.  I said "Can I help the next guest?" just to get around it.
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Find out if "e-book" needs to have a hyphen.
Find out whether you should be writing "e-book" or "ebook."
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"Size" or "sized"? Find out which one you should use.
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King-size.
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Psychologists did a study about why people hate the word "moist." 
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Makes me think of Still Alive:
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Four ways to tell the difference between a crocodile and an alligator.
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Find out how "Little Bunny Foo Foo" became the Forrest Gump of English literature. http://bit.ly/1IRrrSu

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Here's the difference between a resident and a citizen.
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We have a joke here on the Oregon coast: If you survive three winters, you become a "naturalized citizen."
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Learn the difference between "everyday" and "every day."
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She works every day. It is her everyday obligation.
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Where do we get the phrase "mind your p's and q's"?
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It means you mind your own business.Just dont meddle
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You'll love this Briticism. http://bit.ly/1KWmGt8
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I'm glad this is getting feedback from actual British people.
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Find out the difference.
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