|AlpheccaStars Tonight my family is being very unwelcoming to our guests from Edinburgh.|
|Haddie Or 'my family is not being very good hosts/host to them'|
Is that okay AS?
HaddieIs that okay AS?It sure is.
My family is not being a very good host to our guests.
commented on their own question.
|Haddie Shouldn't it be the next day or the following day instead of tomorrow? |
Haddie Shouldn't it be the next day or the...Strictly speaking you have a point. However, I think that "tomorrow" would be accepted by all but the strictest of readers, all the more so because of the lack of any great formality in the sentence as a whole. ...
|Haddie Thank you for all your help GPY. |
|Clive What's the difference between these sentences and which one is the best?:|
1. She was seen leaving the gym today in New York City In my opinion, the most common word order.
2. She was seen leaving the gym in New York City today Maybe the least ...
Mr. TomIs it possible to use common verbs as...Yes, but there is no fixed rule. Most often, the past participle is a pre-modifier but it can be a post-modifier.
Some participles are natural as modifiers, others are not. And some collocations are more natural than others.
With his health restored, he ...
replied to an anonymous question.
|GPY Please post the whole sentence.|
|Anonymous thanks GPY|
"The book speaks about a few undesirable toxins"
"The book speaks about a few undesired toxins"
Anonymousthanks GPY"The book speaks about a..."undesirable" seems the better choice.
I was going to question whether you really need to say "undesirable" (I mean, as opposed to what? Desirable toxins?) However, on balance I think it's OK. ...
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