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Why Be Anonymous?

Whisper Someone Vs. Whisper To Someone...

Are both of these sentences grammatically correct: 1) She whispered me "yes". 2) She whispered to me "yes". I read about dative shifts but I'm not sure if I understood correctly...

He ___ (Lived/Has Lived) In London For...

He ___ (lived/has lived) in London for three years, but he lives in America now. He ___(went/has been) to London three times, but he is back in America now. Which is right?...

Will Into Existence?

Hello, Is there a good synonym for the phrase ‘to will something into existence’? Thank you. ...

‘We Act As If ... , And ...’?

Hello, everyone, “ Sometimes we act as if our human intelligence and self-awareness is the only kind worth having, and that other beings must be and behave like us .” While...

Help Answering Questions?

1. _______________ the fact that she couldn’t speak Greek, she found her way around Athens without too much trouble. In spite Although However Despite $ 2. The first time...

Getting To Know The Grammatical Form When...

I’m reading Samuel Beckett’s Molloy, the narrator is describing that to communicate with her he has to knock her head. One knock meant yes Two knocks meant no Three knocks meant...

Help With One Of The Reading Questions...

[link] My son is reading the book above book by Tom Palmer. He has to read the first chapter ( three pages). I don't the answer to the following question which relates to the...

Subject-Verb Agreement?

Subject-verb agreement

Meaning Of "That, And Other Things"?

Hello everyone. I am reading a novel, and I came across this expression. Could you please let me know its meaning? Once we crossed Broadway, though, all she did was slip her...

Stared Drunkenly?

Hi teachers. I wrote this. (We're in a bar restroom) Dale finished taking a ***, then went to the sink and stared drunkenly at himself in the mirror. If I want to mention that...

Sensor?

The sensitive type NH 3 gas sensor based on the nanostructured PPy films with relative high sensitivity and fast response time was developed for detection of some organic. The...

What Is The Meaning Of "Frayed Seams"...

She mutters “Jesus Christ” and tosses the cigarette into the street. She reaches for a large knapsack sitting at her feet. Heavy and full, whatever’s inside presses against the...

Meaning Of "Some Higher Order"?

Hello everyone. I am reading a novel, and I came across this expression. Could you please let me know its meaning? On my way to the shower I spotted the mound of salt on the...

What Is The Meaning Of "Taut " In This...

I suddenly realize who she is. She looks different from what I expected. A far cry from the yearbook photo that was printed everywhere one long-ago summer. Gone is the too-high...

Solving An Exercise About Noun Phrase...

Correct me if I am wrong: 1- I expect our team to win. 2- Do you know his age ? 3- Your coming poses a problem for us. 4- His parents hoped for his success . 5- She would...

What Is The Meaning Of "Nuisance Trifecta...

He tells me his name—Jonah Thompson. I recognize it. He’s one of the reporters who called, emailed, and texted. The nuisance trifecta . He then tells me the name of the paper...

What Is The Meaning Of "Scuffed"?

Fishnet stockings rising out of scuffed combat boots ...

What Is The Meaning Of ", I Dwell On Lisa...

But on this crisp morning it’s hard to focus on running. My thoughts are elsewhere. I think about fresh-faced Jonah Thompson and his annoying tenacity. I think about the article...

What Is The Meaning Of "GALL"?

Normally I avoid these sites, fearful of what I might see written about me. Today, however, calls for an exception, and I find myself clicking through website after website....

Is 'No, I'm Good' Natural Here?

- Is 'no, I'm good' natural to use here? - Does 'why not' always need a question mark after it or is this a situation where it can be omitted? What would you do? Thanks...

Pick Up Vs Take In One's Hand?

Hi. Can pick something up serve as a synonym for take something in one's hand , given that a thing is in one's pocket or bag? Thanks.

How Would You Write The Sentence?

Hi. I'm writing a script: Mark and Dan get into the back of the RV. Phil shows them around. Next scene (ten minutes later) Phil's driving. Mark and Dan come up to him. / Mark...

Despite Themselves?

"Those who remain silent today - despite themselves or secretly with a certain complicity - are serving the cause of a new imperialism, a contemporary cynicism that is destroying...

If He Wants To... Then Let Him?

Hi, there. Is this dialog correct and natural? Person 1: Why won't he let me pay for him? Person 2: He's just grateful we're here for him. So if he wants to buy us some beers...

Proceed To~ And To/V ~?

"As soon as I have a headache or a cold, I proceed to behave as if I were in the grip of some fatal illness, and to wear/wear an expression of martydom..." Q1. Which one...
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