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Download TextWrangler. : Quick and Dirty Tips ™ Mignon Fogarty is the creator of Grammar Girl and the founder and managing director of Quick and Dirty Tips.

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A magazine writer, technical writer, and entrepreneur, she has served as a senior editor and producer at a number of health and science web sites. She has a B.A. in English from the University of Washington in Seattle and an M.S. in biology from Stanford University. Mignon believes that learning is fun, and the vast rules of grammar are wonderful fodder for lifelong study. Tinderbox (application software) Tinderbox is a personal content management system and personal knowledge base.

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It is a tool for storing, arranging, exploring, and publishing data.[1] Developed for Mac OS and Mac OS X by Eastgate Systems.[2][3] Its functions include storing and organizing notes, plans, and ideas, and sharing ideas through blogs.[4] It also offers functionality similar to that of outliner and spatial hypertext/mind mapping tools, in addition to knowledge management, database and agent(persistent search) tools. Tinderbox is used for a wide variety of tasks: Login. Free online photo editor - Aviary.com. Secret-Internet. Earth Calendar. 1 Choice for Media Pre-Production. Download Skim PDF Reader and Note-taker for OS X. Lorem Ipsum Generator. List of Latin abbreviations. Nearly all the abbreviations below have been adopted by Modern English.

List of Latin abbreviations

However, with some exceptions (for examples, versus, modus operandi), most of the Latin referent words and phrases are still foreign and unknown to English. In a few cases, English referents have replaced the original Latin ones (e.g., "rest in peace" for R.I.P. and "post script" for P.S.) Latin was once the universal academic language in Europe. From the 18th century authors started using their mother tongues to write books, papers or proceedings. Home.

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Take a look at our recent appeals and submit your evidence. Learn more about the history of the OED Appeals in this article by Associate Editor Peter Gilliver.

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