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|rpsh Could you show more conditions that I can use this phrase in?|
|Mister Micawber It is slang. Use it with close friends and acquaintance only.|
|rpsh Just like you have said, it's a compliment. But, what's the complimented object? Is it what I have done? Something special with me, like an accessory? |
MUSCOVITEdo you think it makes sense ( for VOA...I think it's all right to include interesting human interest stories among the materials that English learners read, even if the stories might include information that is new even to native speakers. I don't think those who choose learning ...
|KJinCali79 Santa Claus is the most common the U.S. or simply "Santa." The next most common in my opinion would be Saint Nick or Saint Nicholas. However, for people who celebrate Saint Nicholas Day, which is December 6th, they treat Saint Nicholas as ...|
THANK YOU SO MUCH!
|Mister Micawber |
RommelIs "a Bachelor of Arts degree in...Yes, but I would rephrase for good grammar:
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree, majoring in English.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in English. ...
Could you tell me if the sentence 1) below sounds natural?? 1) That's why I am prevented from becoming a member of the society. The original one is 2). 2) That's the reason which prevents me from becoming a member of the society. Thank you in advance!
Could you tell me if the sentence#1 below is ok in terms of its position of "well"? #1 He is a director whose works are known well throughout the world. I think the normal position of "well" when it comes to using it with "known", it should come ...
|Clive #1 and #2 are the same words. Did you mean to make #2 different?|
|H M Thanks a lot for pointing out that #1&2 are the same!|
I ment "well known" and "known well"...
|CalifJim Just an aside for what it's worth.|
well known 60,500,000
known well 748,000
well known is used more than 60 times more often than known well.
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