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|Maggie Starling The Smithsonian Institution is an independent establishment dedicated to increase and expand knowledge. It has excellentt museums departments, art galleries, scholars and, has specialists in many fields. It is devoted to public education, basic ...|
|lahori Thanks Maggie....|
why you use excellent museums department on the words of "great complex of museums"
can you tell me the other related word of this?
Hi! everyone. Could someone tell me what "dimension" means here? I couldn't make sense of the dictionary's definition. Is it synonymous with "scope"? If it is then could you give me a simple definition of this word? She provided a new dimension to ...
|GPY It means an aspect or quality of something that significantly affects its nature or scope.|
She provided a new dimension to the hero's life.
GPYIt means an aspect or quality of... scope.How does this aspect or quality affect one's nature? Could you give me a simple example?
What does scope mean here? ...
silak12How does this aspect or quality...You mean "this" as in the one mentioned in your sentence? It's not fully explained in that one sentence, but I'm sure you can imagine how a woman might change the nature of a man's life, if that is the scenario being described. Notice that it is ...
He is late again, as is often the case. I am really confused about the sentence above. Why it is not "as it is often the case"? How would you parse the word "as"? In my dictionaries, "as" can be an adverb, preposition, conjunction. However, I don't ...
|Doctor D The implied meaning is|
He is late again, as is often the case with him.
I would say that the "as" phrase modified "late" (what kind of late? a chronic lateness). So I would class it as adverbial. However, I welcome added comment from a grammarian.
|GPY On the basis that we can substitute "as he often is" with, it seems to me, no fundamental change in the role of "as", my vote is actually for it being a conjunction, and for "is often the case" being some kind of reduced form. I am by no means ...|
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messier42He took a stride into the sauna naked.This is okay. "Stride" is a noun here.
(verb:) The simple past of "stride" is "strode." He strode naked into the sauna.
"Strided" is not used.
|messier42 Thank you!|
What anout this?
He strode naked his way into the sauna.
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