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Answer: When is it appropriate to use "which" vs. "that"?

t_verano poses an interesting question: When is it appropriate to use "which" vs. "that"? What is the appropriate comma use in each situation?

Is there, in fact, a distinct rule that applies to this situation? Or does it depend entirely on mood, which can change from one moment to the next?

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Answer: When is it appropriate to use "different from" vs. "different than"?

orion117 asks us: When is it appropriate to use “different from” vs. “different than”? Or, as I like to put it: Is “different than” different from “different from”? (Meanwhile, “different to” is standing over in the corner there, all overlooked and forlorn. And rightly so, too, considering it’s a rarely-used variant which will only confuse things here.)

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Answer: How do you correctly use "only" in a sentence?

How do you correctly use “only” in a sentence?

Only is no ordinary word. Not only an adverb, it is also an adjective. Only too happy to be useful, it also serves as a conjunction, only you shouldn’t really use it this way unless you’re being slightly informal.

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