Tag: headlinese

29 I don't get this joke "Massive Attack On Pentagon Page 14 News", can anybody explain me its meaning? 2015-12-01T05:53:03.687

25 Why do my "How to" questions often get renamed to "How do I"? 2014-04-06T23:28:34.827

17 Why not Indian fisherman? Article headline: "India fisherman killed as Pakistan navy opens fire" 2015-09-18T12:10:08.287

14 Differences in meaning when the verb tense changes (headlines) 2014-02-18T12:29:12.433

14 Grammar of titles - wh-clause vs. question 2018-05-10T12:11:47.163

11 What does "where" mean in the sentence "Where does Brexit leave Britain" 2016-12-01T10:31:19.613

10 In which situations is it OK to omit articles in short sentences? 2014-06-12T08:36:21.017

9 "asked" as past tense and "asked" as past participle 2013-02-04T18:59:09.187

9 "No smoking allowed" or "No smoking is allowed"? 2016-03-19T15:20:52.720

9 What does 'in first for' mean? 2018-07-26T20:08:51.720

7 "How many billion" or "How many billions"? 2017-07-13T15:44:03.180

6 Generic headline term for "first three quarters of the year" 2014-12-04T07:05:19.140

6 China Finance Minister or China's finance minister? 2018-03-09T20:05:11.313

6 Can the word "advantage" be used as an adjective? 2019-03-14T04:50:14.943

5 Using the plural of "antenna" in figurative sense 2013-03-01T21:16:59.300

5 Why is "mantis about" written the way it is in "Look out! mantis about!" 2014-07-14T21:18:43.427

5 What does 'he' refer to in this sentence? 2014-11-05T01:23:25.393

5 "Man dies after hit by truck" - or "Man dies after BEING hit by truck" - the difference? 2015-02-09T04:04:27.600

5 Singular and plural form in a section title 2017-06-06T10:03:03.833

4 figure captions - the way to describe 2013-10-03T00:05:04.580

4 Why is "in" missing from “... kick-start a party soccer style ...”? 2014-06-09T00:49:11.277

4 the usage of dies instead of died 2015-01-23T12:15:40.820

4 Lack of Articles in Headlines 2015-04-29T08:42:10.713

4 Are single quotation marks only valid within a quotation? 2015-08-14T19:57:59.797

4 how to parse one news title 2015-12-15T20:43:04.850

4 Meaning of zero article in headlines: "Man has serious injuries after being rescued" 2016-02-09T05:11:40.213

4 "Remaining to wear" : odd choice of expression by the Daily Mail Online 2016-09-27T10:12:48.173

4 The zero article in ''Game of Thrones'' 2017-01-22T08:41:57.893

4 Why do we have to use 'to' instead of 'will'? 2017-06-11T05:02:49.773

4 Meaning of "to stay in hospital" in a headline vs. "will remain hospitalized" in the lead 2020-04-08T21:31:32.163

3 Meaning of news headline 2013-05-26T15:15:12.803

3 Active VS passive voice 2014-04-17T10:54:07.153

3 No article before "forward"? 2014-09-07T12:04:30.640

3 latest something / the latest something 2015-09-06T11:05:29.593

3 Will this happen or is it a condition? 2016-09-02T11:27:42.530

3 Bodybuilding Young Woman Beats Anorexia Through Exercise 2016-12-07T12:34:46.460

3 what is the meaning of 'Actresses are now casting the couch aside'? 2017-10-26T03:15:00.357

3 Does "Pope to meet U.S. bishops" use the word "to" to emphasize? 2018-09-12T03:25:39.747

2 "Slip up" usage 2013-03-05T22:51:57.420

2 Correcting a Slogan 2014-03-09T16:01:13.240

2 What the word 'great' serves as in 'Hollywood great Rooney dies at 93' (BBC)? 2014-04-07T07:48:29.730

2 Move Into Clinical Use 2014-06-24T03:49:26.727

2 Meaning of "On" in "Roll On" 2014-07-09T13:08:37.967

2 Is added or has been added 2014-07-17T12:08:24.893

2 What does this phrase - headline means "Crippling cost of disparities"? 2014-09-19T11:32:36.930

2 What does this headline mean? - "Fiji turns the page" 2014-09-23T11:39:00.727

2 "petition on X" in "Response to We The People Petition on the Protests in Hong Kong" 2014-10-03T04:30:51.383

2 Add "the" before "of" 2015-01-29T01:30:48.033

2 What's better: enter or input? 2015-03-16T14:44:22.977

2 Why this variation occurs in the usage of definite article before plural uncountable noun 'police' 2016-04-11T13:12:03.530

2 What is meant by 'politics of apologising'? 2016-05-31T07:54:20.870

2 Can any one explain me the below phrase that contains 'too sees' what does that mean? 2016-11-30T13:21:03.657

2 Why do headlines contain articles when they shouldn't? 2017-04-21T09:45:46.937

2 Grammar behind "Trump Calls Quits On Paris Climate Deal" 2017-06-07T17:27:29.560

2 The correct omission of the definite and indefinite articles 2017-09-18T15:07:22.013

2 Can you have a sentence without a verb? 2017-11-19T13:15:15.580

2 What does the Daily Mail's headline “inch ahead…” and “…a Marxist in No 10” mean? 2017-12-15T12:28:56.600

1 Question about the phrase "shines harsh light" 2013-10-08T10:47:18.500

1 Difference between submit & send 2014-02-17T01:57:21.957

1 It (is) sold for 2014-05-21T12:10:30.043

1 A good title for a paper 2014-05-31T19:29:26.727

1 Meaning of "somebody/something to verb" 2014-07-08T21:20:16.967

1 Paying ransom a nonstarter in review of freeing captives? 2014-11-20T04:42:43.183

1 "X and me/I having dinner" in captions/headlines/sentence fragments 2015-02-16T03:45:36.323

1 Tickets selling fast VS tickets are selling fast 2015-06-13T13:04:06.170

1 "page has not updated" or "page has not been updated" 2015-08-23T07:08:27.957

1 "as milestone passed" 2015-09-09T17:57:36.610

1 An indefinite article in the subtitle of the paper 2015-09-22T06:50:41.030

1 What does "Despite being born in India, Chinese-origin people stateless" mean? 2015-10-05T03:50:56.210

1 What's the meaning of this sentence from forbes? 2016-01-17T16:41:42.643

1 A phrase about "my brain" and "programming" 2016-03-15T15:32:08.630

1 Is "Leopard attacks farmer, found dead" proper English? 2016-04-05T05:43:11.200

1 About "Some Like It Bot" 2016-10-19T20:20:18.417

1 What does appointed mean in this sentence? 2016-11-30T17:51:03.193

1 "An end" or "the end" in titles 2017-02-14T09:19:22.733

1 When should (shouldn't) we use indefinite article (a) with "statement"? 2017-02-19T09:52:13.810

1 what is the "ordered" of "De Lima ordered arrested by RTC" in news headline 2017-02-23T16:36:23.197

1 Starting question with "has" 2017-04-27T16:21:50.677

1 "Two [men] {get / were / got / } involved in a fistfight" 2017-08-29T09:58:48.190

1 Product descriptions without definite / indefinite articles 2017-09-09T07:40:38.897

1 I to confirm with someone 2017-10-24T09:55:25.103

1 Is "gone" in the title of a youtube video "AUDITIONS GONE WRONG Angry Contestants" correct? 2018-03-01T08:40:46.957

1 What does "unplugged" mean or imply in this headline? 2018-03-11T15:39:28.210

1 Where is the verb "be" in "This page intentionally left blank"? 2018-03-22T13:25:08.927

1 What does "wrap" mean in this news headline? 2018-05-01T15:53:25.363

1 No food allowed 2018-07-29T23:11:10.490

1 alive once alive forever? 2019-03-10T23:23:39.307

1 Which part of speech is "row" in this sentence? 2019-03-25T16:49:24.183

1 Meaning of “In Final Break” 2019-09-11T01:57:38.233

0 "Metaphoring road trips with life and its success", how to write this statement correctly? 2014-03-05T06:39:23.007

0 Question about " protest-hit" 2014-03-23T07:51:50.673

0 Wear A Hat To/Into 2014-07-10T01:10:41.583

0 Her leg was impaled on steel rod 2014-11-06T00:09:15.630

0 question about' 'noun +past participle' 2014-12-05T13:33:46.473

0 Present Tense In News Titles 2015-05-13T14:10:57.833

0 Which tense is acceptable to use in titles? 2015-10-17T22:29:50.273

0 Title question: Does this read well? 2015-10-21T19:57:50.040

0 "Oxygen rich environment that scales love so much?" 2015-12-14T04:40:14.893

0 Lack of indefinite articles on webpages 2016-01-08T17:59:27.067