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Hi I want to ask if there is any differences between 'make a promise' and 'promise' ; 'make a reservation' and 'reserve'. Thanks a lot.
 
martinleeI want to ask if there is any...
I see none, beyond the improved style (except in informal language) of the second alternatives. ...
 t hanks so much.
Then which one is better: 'make a promise' or 'promise''?
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i'm confused because I'm trying to understand when to use ", a relative pronoun". Why do we need to say "This book, whose author is a woman of eighty, is amusing.", not "This book whose author is a woman~."?
 
hachi8Why do we need to say "This book,...
Try removing the clause. If the meaning of the sentence is still intact, it is a non-essential element requiring commas.
.This book is amusing. The age of the author has nothing to do with the amusement of the book.
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The books that I buy at ...
 Thank you, AlpheccaStars!!

Try this one:
All students who get a perfect score on the... will pass the course.
I think "who get a perfect score on the mid-term test" is essential to the meaning of the sentence above. Otherwise, the students who get very low scores would pass the course as well. ...
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How would you formulate this question and answer? I keep wanting to leave 'in' on the end because in the answer 'in' is used. What is the fastest you can press start and stop on a stop watch in? The fastest I can press stop and stop on a stopwatch ...
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First part is in the present, and the second clause in the past perfect. Is that correct though? If I have to wait more than 10 minutes for the bus, I would have been better off taking the subway. If I have to wait more than 10 minutes for the ...
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