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I live in Lymington, Hampshire, and work in the Law Courts, which may have made my English slightly pedantic. I realize that Americans and other ex-colonials labour under a disadvantage, and regard it as an holy duty to assist them in speaking (and thinking) clearly.


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answered A Couple of Hearts Probabilities
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answered Has anyone experienced “too many players” in a game of monopoly?
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answered Cold contract in bridge
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answered In bridge, should East consider “overtaking” his partner's lead if able?
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wiki created third-reich excerpt
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answered What defines “Isolation” in Third Reich?
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answered What can the dummy player do in Bridge?
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answered In bridge,should a responder devalue her hand if short in opener's suit?
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answered Question regarding strong 2c opening
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answered Simplest bidding system for introduction into bridge
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answered In bridge, how can you “see” (locate) most of 52 cards halfway into the play?
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answered Avoiding the “wrong” calamity
Feb
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answered Can one ask for a “time out” to study the hand in bridge?
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answered In bridge, does it make sense to “tighten” or 'loosen" up on bidding depending on vulnerability?
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answered Dictionary for Scrabble that doesn't contain ridiculous words
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answered Scrabble variation: use double and triple word scores (but not double/triple letter scores) twice?
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answered How is Hnefatafl related to Chess and Go?
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answered Are there times to pre-empt with a “strong” six trumps in bridge?
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answered Did the British employ a reasonable strategy in “Bismarck”?