Monthly Archives: February 2010

parallel parking, willy nilly

If there’s one thing that continues to puzzle me about Britain, it’s this: There seem to be no rules governing the direction a car faces when it’s parallel parked.  I’ve been noticing this ever since I got here; I see … Continue reading

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while/whilst

… Whilst Schneider’s work suggests various explanations for this phenomenon … … Reggae music and its use of Dread Talk whilst fighting the system it became a part of … … But if you omit the second PP whilst altering … Continue reading

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