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Statistical Summary?

hi Do you take a statistical summary or what? What verb is used for statistical summary? Thanks in advance ...

Environment/Habitat?

Hi. What's the difference between a country’s habitat and a country’s environment? Thanks in advance ...

The Teachers Had A Brief Meeting After...

Hi Could you please tell me which one of these sounds most natural to you? Any other suggestions please? The teachers had a brief meeting after the school was dismissed at 1...

Broke Free And Ran Off?

Hi Does the use of broke free imply the tether here? Is the sentence natural? The cow broke free and ran off / away. Thanks, Tom ...

Knight And Cavalry?

Hi, I am not sure it is the right place to post this thread. I want to know the differene between a cavalry and a knight. So it is not simply the difference between two words...

Opposite Of Paedophillia?

Just a quickie (apologies that this is anonymous, I will sign up soon - promise); Some of my friends and I were trying to think of what the opposite of paedophillia would be, if...

He Looked Surrendered?

Hi I was leafing through an old book in a bookshop today when I bumped on this sentence. Could you please tell me how it sounds to you? He looked surrendered . His head was...

I Can't Wrap My Head Around The Phrase...

Can any one help me? I have an outstanding leadership team. It’s learning to let go and really empowering people at all levels of the organisation, and trusting them to doing...

Through With?

"A YouGov poll of more than 4,900 people, released to the Guardian on Sunday, put the Conservatives ahead of Labour by four points in a snap election should the latter adopt...

In = I.E.? / In V.S. As In?

Hey all, Greetings. I’ve been bugged by the expressions “in” and “as in” for months. Today I see another use of “in” in a Twitter post: Rashford & Lingard give shirts to their...

Forget Something Somewhere?

Hi I am aware that forget something somewhere is not a native choice. I forgot my wallet at home . Native speakers use leave. I left my wallet at home . But could you please...

Improve Your Personality?

Hi Is this dialogue natural English? Any suggestions please? (Director and actress) D = Surely you have a lot of talent, but... A = But? D = Please don't mind, but I think you...

Eye Doctor?

The oculist is an eye doctor. Can the synonym "eye doctor" be a complement of the subject "The oculist"? ...

I'm Going To Be Operated/Surgeried?

Hi every one; which one is correct: I'm going to be operated or I'm going to be surgeried? (What is the passive form of surgery?) Thanks

What Is The Meaning The Phrase "A Take...

Sentence: a trial lawyer is pleading the case for a take-home treat. ...

Highly Vs. High?

I understand that, in the following phrase and sentence the adverb 'highly' is used to mean 'very'. Now I am just wondering if the word 'high' could be also used instead of...

Basketball Questions?

Dear all, I watched an NBA postgame interview with Draymond Green on Youtube. There are some talks that I am not sure what they mean: 1. Draymond: .....I think it's very important...

Losing His Might...

"On the face of it, this might not look like such a hardship for the former CIA boss. An estimated 4 million Americans have security clearances of one form or another. Losing...

Would Come Undone?

"Today, anti-EU sentiment is often ascribed to the far right and its nationalist obsessions. But the European left has its own record of opposing the project. In 1950s France...

Actual?

Hi the actual win is still in doubt. means the win itself is still in doubt.? Thanks in advance ...

Fall Into The Sky?

Hi, Would u help me with meaning of the following sentences:- 1- If I could fall into the sky, do u think time would pass me by. 2- There are clouds in the sky. 3- Next to...

Is There A Specific Word For Me?

If A has to pay a sum for something, but for whatever reason he is unable to make the payment at the material time, and B pays for A instead and gets refunded later by A, here...

The Wrong Guy?

...sailors fighting in the dance hall oh man! Look at those cavemen go It's the freakiest show take a look at the lawman beating up the wrong guy (David Bowie - Life On Mars...

The Suffix -Ee?

Today, I've watched an American TV program in which the host used the noun "stripees" within the context of stripping some US official of security clearances by President. I...

Gideon's Army Carried Trumpets And Concealed...

Hi I was reading this Wikipedia article. I have a problem understanding one essential detail in the paragraph quoted below. Is "they" an antecedent for "torches in clay pots"...
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