'Goods' - Plural Only?

Hi to all! During our English lessons at the uni, I've again come across something I'm curious about. It's in the sentence: "Any factors other than price which might influence...

Solve This Riddle For Me?

x is a seven letter word. x is impossible for God, new born baby likes x than milk. If you eat x in a day you might not be strong for the day. Find x?

Please Check My Summary

Part 1: Summary (15 points ) Read the following extract and use your own words to summarize it. Your summary should be between 100 and 120 words long: Approximately one in...

Miss For A Female Teacher?

Good evening. Is it true that you say hello to a female teacher by saying 'Good morning, miss' even though she is a Mrs? Thank you. ...

Grammar, Sentence Structure?

As long, brethren, as the moon and sun have not arisen in the world, just as long is there no shining forth a great light of great radiance. (What Buddhists Believe, by Dr. K...

Coming Monday Vs. Next Monday?

When to use coming Monday and when to use next Monday? Can they be used in a single long sentence like "On coming Monday, I'll do this, and next Monday I'll do that"?

If/When You’Re Not Careful, You Could...

1) If you’re not careful, you can get into even worse trouble. 2) If you’re not careful, you could get into even worse trouble. What's the difference between 1) and 3...

Please Review My IELTS Essay?

Topic : Many people believe that social networking sites such as Facebook have had a negative impact on both individuals and society. To what extent do you agree or disagree...

Present Perfect Versus Present Perfect...

In his 'English Grammar in Use' Raymond Murphy says: (1) Ann's clothes are covered in paint. She has been painting the ceiling. "Has been painting is the present perfect continuous...

Propinquitous?

Should I use this word in the IELTS writing test when describing places on a map? A children's playground and a water for aquatic flora are propinquitous. ...

Transitions Test?

Could you please answer these with proper transitions? If you could please fill in with all possible options. 1. She got the job _____________ the fact that she had very little...

What Is The Plural Form Of SORRY?

What is the plural form of the word SORRY?

"Were You Working Today?" Is?

"Were you working today?" Is the grammar correct?

Please Help Me With IELTS Writing Task...

Hello Mods, Please help me to correct this essay and predict its score if you can. Thank you! Test question: Being a celebrity - such as famous film star or sports personality...

The Meaning Of "It Had To Be Snow"?

I found the following sentence in a movie. Please someone explain or paraphrase the phrase "it had to be snow". The main reason that I wanted to ask this question is that I think...

White Trash Beautiful - Everlast

Hi guys I do not understand the title of this song. The same phrase repeats in the song a few times, but I do not get what he means by these words. Can anybody explain that to...

This Is My Essay, Please Help Me Review...

Task 2: Some people think the qualities a person needs to become successful in today's world cannot be learned at a university or similar academic institution. To what extent...

Could Potentially?

Is this combination of words, which I hear all to frequently, 'could potentially', redundant? We could potentially lose this game. I feel 'could' expresses the doubt/the conditional...

As Much As?

For many years, those on the conservative right in the United States have invoked a nostalgia for the 1950s, and an America that never was, but has to be presumed to have existed...

Noun Used As An Object Of Apposition?

can you please give me an example of a sentence which uses a noun as an object of apposition?