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January 21, 2010  4:05 PM

How do you pronounce ‘SQL?’

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Which is correct? There's ___ SQL Server tool available to help DBAs with almost any performance issue they may face. a....

December 23, 2009  3:07 PM

The plural of “OS”

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Which is correct? Running only Web apps is expected to make Chrome more secure than other ______. a. OS’s b. OSes c. OSs


December 21, 2009  5:14 PM

Bane (or bain) of my existence?

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Which is correct? Inefficient use of bandwidth is the _____ of the network administrator's existence. a. bane b. bain


November 23, 2009  2:16 PM

“Compared with” vs. “compared to” — is there a difference?

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Which is correct? When compared ____ the high-performance computers of thirty years ago, current PCs seem like supercomputers. a. with b. to 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


September 18, 2009  1:57 PM

It’s or its?

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Which is correct? Augmented reality seems futuristic but ____ potential has begun to be realized. a. its b. it's Continued »


June 9, 2009  10:09 PM

The Oxford Comma (AKA the serial comma)

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typing Which is correct? Ethical hacking is similar to penetration testing, intrusion _________________. a. testing,...


May 27, 2009  5:02 PM

Which is correct — OS’s, OSes or OSs?

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typing Which is correct? The criteria for choosing among ____ for mobile devices are complicated. a. OS’s b....


March 30, 2009  4:00 PM

Which is correct — principle or principal?

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typing Which is correct? The _________ change in


March 18, 2009  1:35 PM

Born out or borne out?

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typing Which is correct? Years ago, futurists predicted that by the 21st century we would all be piloting flying cars....


March 3, 2009  7:32 PM

Prepositions — off or off of?

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typing Which is correct? It can take as long as a year before a new product moves ______ the factory floor. a. off...


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