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5331 Computers thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
SCRIPTING THINGS
If you've had to do the same thing three times you should have scripted a way to do it because you will surely have to do it a fourth time.
Joseph Bauer, Master Carpenter, Indian Hills, Ohio, USA
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5327 Language thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
USING WHO OF WHOM
if you can answer the question being asked with him, then use whom, and it's easy to remember because they both end with m. For example, if you're trying to ask, "Who (or whom) do you love?" The answer would be "I love him." Him ends with an m, so you know to use whom. But if you are trying to ask, "Who (or whom) stepped on Squiggly?" the answer would be "He stepped on Squiggly." There's no m, so you know to use who. So that's the quick and dirty trick: if you can't remember that you use whom when you are referring to the object of the sentence réplique montres, just remember that him equals whom.
Joseph Bauer, Master Carpenter, Indian Hills, Ohio, USA
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5326 Shopping thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
KEEPING BOXES FOR HIGH-TECH ITEMS
For technology purchases, keep the original packaging for the item until the end of the warranty. (Warranty service usually requires shipping the item in a manufacturer-approved box.)
Matthew Butterick, writer
(71) Contributions from this contributor since (2011-01-08)
Current Rating: 6.2 out of 10 based on 10 reviews
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5322 Cooking thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
HOW LONG TO REHEAT FOOD IN THE OVEN
The food you're reheating is ready when you can smell it while standing in front of the oven.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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5319 Personalities thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
WE ARE JUDGED BY OUR LANGUAGE
If we express our self in negative terms, we are judged negatively. So, to make the best, and lasting impression, try to use positive, active, impact words. I believe this can positively affect our personality as well. It's a win-win!
Dick Gehring, Consultant, NY
(56) Contributions from this contributor since (2008-05-27)
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5316 Landscaping thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
PRUNE RIGHT AFTER THE TREE/SHRUB FLOWERS
If your not sure when to prune a flowering bush or tree, prune it right after it flowers. Some flower on old wood and some on new wood and unless you know which is which, use this rule.
Dick Gehring, Consultant, NY
(56) Contributions from this contributor since (2008-05-27)
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5312 Science thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
WATER PRESSURE AT DEPTH
A very rough estimate is water pressure increases by 1/2 lb per foot of depth. It is good enough to get you in the right ballpark.
Matt Giwer, retired, Tampa, fl, usa
(5) Contributions from this contributor since (2011-03-22)
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5311 Science thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
CALCULATING SPEED
15 miles per hour is 22 feet per second. For example, a bullet travelling 660fps is moving 450mph.
Matt Giwer, retired, Tampa, fl, usa
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5310 Driving thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
ALWAYS EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED
Always Expect the Unexpected
Avi Solomon, Tech Writer, Philadelphia, PA, USA
(9) Contributions from this contributor since (2011-03-16)
Current Rating: 5.2 out of 10 based on 10 reviews
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5309 Health thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
WEIGHT MANAGEMENT FOR MEN
After age 35, maintaining your waist size is a more useful fitness index than merely maintaining your weight. Your body loses muscle and gains fat as you age, so if you merely maintain your weight, you'll get progressively thicker.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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5299 Editing thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb thumb
CUTTING DOWN TEXT
When in replica watches uk, Cut it Out
Avi Solomon, Tech Writer, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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