Paradox And Ambivalence?

How to use these two words ? eg.I felt a modicum of ambivalence . So ambivalence refers to feeling. eg."more haste, less speed" is a paradox. I understand their meaning but I...

As Happy As A . . .

I'd be interested in hearing how all you "guys" would complete this phrase. Nothing too creative, please, I'm looking for the cliche! I'd like to know if there's a difference...

James Is Someone Funny To Talk About Music...

Hi teachers I have a couple of questions today. First, I wonder which sentence is between the two. 1. James is someone funny to talk about music. 2. James is some funny...

Back Of/ On The Back Of F.A.G Packet?

i saw this phrase (pls ignore the full stop in f.a.g) used on forum or a paper but don't really understand what it means. Would appreciate if someone could tell me. an example...

New Number Sms?

my mobile number has changed, this is my new number please note and use this number when u call me

Appropriate Theme?

Hello, everyone, “When people think about the development of cities, rarely do they consider the critical role of vertical transportation. In fact, each day, more than 7 billion...

Received Pronunciation &Amp; Mid Atlantic...

Could someone give me some info about Received Pronunciation, please! What does it mean? It is a term used only for people who speak a native language? What is Mid-Atlantic...

'Will You Come To The Party?'?

Which is the normal interpretation of the following sentence? Is it a) a question about what is going to happen b) an invitation? "Will you come to the party?"

GKS Undergraduate Scholarship Personal...

Hi, I want my personal statement to be reviewed. I'm applying for GKS scholarship for Business Administration. Thank you : Imagine being a young girl, brought up in Kerala...

Please Review My IELTS Essay

Some people think that the governments should take a large portion of people’s salaries to pay for necessary public services such as roads and schools. Others feel that high...

Using "Reference" As A Verb?

I am editing a document for a friend. The use of the word "referenced" in this sentence bothers me, but it may be okay. "He referenced a dictionary and used guidewords to help...

Efficient Vs Effective?

Context: usage of efficient and effective adjectives is in employee's work performance. He is doing his work in an efficient way . He is doing his work in an effective way...

Dare - Question Tag?

Hi Please tell me if the question tag is correct. He dares to face him, doesn't he?

What Shoe Size Vs What Size Shoe?

Hello I would like to know which of this questions is phrased correctly: 1. What shoe size do you wear? 2. what size shoe do you wear? # 1 sounds more familiar to me and...

Please Review My Essay

Hi teechr, Prompt : Some people think that teachers should be able to ask disruptive children to leave the class. Do you think it is the best way to deal with a disruptive child...

Is "Married With Two Kids" Gramatically...

Is "Married with two kids" gramatically correct

Increasing The Costs Of Fuel_Agree Or...

The best way to solve the world's traffic and environmental problems is to increase the cost of fuel. Do you agree or disagree and give your own opinion? It is argued that imposing...

There Is A Possibility?

Hi I have heard both. Do both of these sentences sound fully natural to you? There is a possibility that he will turn up again. There is possibility that he will turn up...

Personal Stament For Global Korea Scholarship...

Hello, I am pursuing the Global Korea Scholarship (GKS) that requires to write a personal statement. If you have time please help me to correct my writing either the grammar...

Meanings?

Hi. I was reading a book for law school students and junior attorneys and came up with this expression. The default advocacy attitude is austere, solemn, and somber—something...