Please someone changes this sentence using "wish" I shouldn't have eaten so many cookies last night. Which one is right? I wished I wouldn't eat so many cookies last night. or I wish I hadn't eaten so many cookies last night. ?
|Aspara Gus |
blueblooded65I wish I hadn't eaten so many cookies...This one is correct. ...
|blueblooded65 Are these sentences correct?|
Yesterday I wished it would rain. (it would rain yesterday)
Yesterday I wished she would come next week. (a wish you had in the past for the future)
goverA mug is not a design. And a design...I beg to differ. The design certainly can include the style, shape, size, color and material. ...
|gover How about this one: |
"...wait until the actual event to send the mug of one design into production."
|grammarfreak This is what the acrticle said:|
Should they make gear in pink or blue? British designer Sophie Allport created two potential designs for a commemorative mug to celebrate the royal birth—but will wait until the actual event to send one into production.
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|enoon "Nosey-Parker" is not in my dialect or any American dialect I know about. There is also "buttinski".|
|khoff "Nosey-parker" is strictly British English, but Americans do use the simple adjective "nosy," as in "I have a really nosy neighbor. . . she's always watching to see who comes and goes on the block."|
|Anonymous All the words given are good, 'nosey-parker' would be understood in Britain and, i believe, Australia, i presume 'buttinsky' is specifically American (or North American). For some more synonyms check this link : http://thesaurus.com/browse/working |
Im sure there are many other ...
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Its not the want of understanding or good nature, of entertaining or useful qualities, that you complain of. Q. Can I just list 4 things with commas and or in front of the fourth thing? i.e. Its not the want of understanding, good nature, ...
|Mister Micawber |
moon7296Q. Can I just list 4 things with...No; it makes it hard to interpret. Even the original I had to read twice to understand, and the second version is worse. ...
|moon7296 Oh.. I see. Then is there a better eay to make the original more easy to be read?|
It is always difficult to try to write a new pattern like that listing for me.
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