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Free from error

Inerrant

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Environment

Ambient (ambience)

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Impossible to copy

Inimitable

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Dishonest, not candid or trustful

Disingenuous

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Nibble and snack

Nosh

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Manners, behavior

Comportment

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Misrepresent, adding to or exaggerate

Embellish

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Short, detached or disconnect

Staccato

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Free range or blank check

Carte blanche

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Miniature or small

Diminutive

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A

Used before words that begin with a consonant sound

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An

Used before words that begin with a vowel sound

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Alot

Doesn't exist

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A lot

Great number of people

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Allot

To allocate

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Affect

Verb, means change or shape

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Effect

Noun, meaning result, outcome, appearance, or impression

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Guideline #7

Question and exclamation marks go inside quotation marks if they are a part of the actual quotation

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Single quotation marks

Used to indicate a quotation within a quotation