|Pvunderink What do you think about this:|
"Hopefully, this paper will add to the state of the current literature."
Not sure about the comma.....
P.S. I want to avoid word like 'I', 'We', 'My'.
|Clive As I indicated, avoid 'hopefully'. If you must, you could ay 'It is hoped that . . . '|
'Add to the state of' is not good.
Truthfully, I think your whole sentence seems an unnecessary statement of the obvious. Everyonewh o writes a paper wants it to ...
|Pvunderink This sentence serves as a connection to the explanation of the paper and why the paper is different from other studies.|
Is 'contribute to' better?
It is hoped that this paper will contribute to the state of the current literature
Anonymous asked a question.
|park sang joon Thank you no name.|
Your account is helpful to me, but I don't have complete understanding of 'at all' in affirmative sentences.
It is difficult for me to understand every meaning of 'at all' in various sentences.
Many people in Korea regard meanings ...
|park sang joon I have just read all the content about 'at all' including the 'Idioms & Phrases' part in the dictionary you introduced to me.|
I will once more read this contents with fresh mind tomorrow.
It looks like the good-content-filled and very helpful ...
Hi, Any (or almost any) technical documentation is abounding with phrases such as "as shown in Picture 1 ..." or "Figure 2 depicts ..." It just occurred to me that I don't quite understand what differs "picture" from "figure" (in technical writing). If you ...
|GPY "Figure 1", "Figure 2" etc. is the normal style. To me, in your context, "Picture 1" etc. seems inferior. I'd be surprised to see it used in a professionally produced technical document.|
GPY I'd be surprised to see it used in a...I see....
A couple of follow-up questions if I may...
(1) Although "picture" would as you explained, look out of place in any professional tech writing, still I guess it might be pAssible to (at least occasionally) use "picture" for "figure" at ...
|Philip Does exhibit a/b fit? Or is that just for courtrooms?|
|zohal My story should begins with following line.|
The clock continued to chime as the stranger crept into the abandoned house.
zohalMy story should begin with following line.I did not change the opening sentence.
|fivejedjon I seem to be alone here, but I felt the passage was very well written for a suspense story. I have suggested, below, a few minor changes. Otherwise it's fine|
The clock continued to chime as the stranger crept into the abandoned house. The sinister ...
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