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Term For Young Squirrel?

The young of a cat is a kitten. What is the young of a squirrel called? Is there a term for it?

Busted Open And The Negative Pressure...

Hi Are the underlined natural phrases? (A passenger of a plane that suffered an engine failure tells the details...) One of the window busted open and the negative pressure...

Difference Between Advance And Advancement...

Hi. what is the difference between advance as a noun and advancemen t? Are they interchangeable? Ex. There has been a major advancement/advance in computer technology....

Being Fixed?

Hello, I need to know the exact meaning of: "being fixed" Is it referring to something unmovable or completely absolutely fixed? Or to something in the process "to be" in a...

Orderly Opinion?

Hello and thank God for having you guys here and such a wonderful forum to ask questions no one nearby could ever answer... In the paper I'm studying, once it says: and another...

Arm’S-Length Inquiries?

Does it (arm’s-length) connote to anything other than scientific inquiries? thanks in advance, ...

When They Did It Was...

The audience barely moved, and “when they did it was in the flickering slow motion of early silent films”. (The Guardian.) Is "did" the intransitive one in the sentence above...

Succeeding Sunrises (Figurative Or Literal...

Hello, I want to know whether the word "sunrises" has any figurative meaning or not. thanks in advance ...

Sexistic?

Hi, I did a little bit of research and it appears that the word "Sexistic" doesn't really exist. So, if I wanted to use it with words like language, term and word, is it okay...

To... Malign And Impeach?

The raid was part of a “an all-hands-on-deck effort to totally malign and, if possible, impeach the president of the United States” . (The Guardian.) Does to 'support' both...

The Nearest Synonym For "It Should Be...

Hi, What is the nearest synonym for "It should be noted" to avoid repetition in the below text? " It should be noted that the cost of road traffic accidents, in countries with...

Gastrointestinal Effects?

Serotonin controls appetite; alcohol, drug, and nicotine cravings; gastrointestinal effects ; blood flow; impulse control and aggression ... --- What does "gastrointestinal...

"Pass Yourself"?

In the Irish play "Stones in his Pockets" by Marie Jones, one of the leading characters is an extra on a movie. When called to the Winnebago of the female star he has to go through...

Her Or Hers?

The sentence below is taken from a British newspaper. Do you find the use of "her" correct or should the reporter have used "hers"? Prince Charles is caught up in a racism...

Extension?

Is "extension" a noun for "to extend" or "to expand"? Thank you. ...

'Helping My Brother In The?

'helping my brother in the preparation of next day lectures' is there any mistakes in this sentence? should i say 'of the next day'?

I Have A Question?

Hi. By the ringing of his phone, he woke up. Is this sentence grammatical? And is the comma ok? Thank you. ...

Insofar Forth?

Hi Friends, This is William James' quotation: Every de facto claim creates insofar forth an obligation. What is the meaning of "insofar forth" here? If it is synonym of...

Vagaries Of Subjectivity?

Hello dear friends. I will be so thankful if you help me in understanding the meaning of "vagaries of subjectivity" as in: ...

In Hungry Anticipation?

What dose 'in hungry anticipation' mean?

How To Write An Introduction Of An Informal...

please correct the mistakes in the below introductions of informal letters(friendly register) 1)write to a penfriend who is coming to stay with you. the Answer: ----------...

Factual Reality?

Is factual reality a pleonasm? Isn't it like real reality ?

Caught A High Fever?

Hi Are the underlined natural phrases? Any suggestions please? The next morning I caught a high fever on the mountain and my chest was badly congested . Thanks, Tom ...

Follow The Formalities?

Hi Is the underlined a natural phrase? I just want my receipt. Will I have to follow so many formalities for that little piece of paper? Thanks, Tom ...

Having Had The Privilege To Serve The...

I am grateful for having had the privilege to serve the club for so many memorable years. I am grateful for having got to serve the club for so many memorable years . Can "for...
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