Word Choice?

Which is clearer and a better choice: The target completion date has been updated because the range selected by the customer is expected to arrive in three weeks. or The target...

Grammatically Correct?

Is this grammatically correct? He looked at her, unable to tell whether she's actually being serious. ...

It Is Said That?

Is that always "It is said"? Don't we have "it was said"? "It is said that she runs ten miles a day." ...

A Few Questions...

Troy watches him head down the platform, sipping his coffee, soon gone in the stream of commuters on their way to catch a train. 1) Is it fine? Is it natural? 2) Troy watches...

Expression?

What does the expression "Catch 22 " mean ??

Question About Sentences?

Dear all, Kindly tell me whether the following sentences are correct. I have been able to speak English. I have been able to study well. I have never been able to sleep well...

It's Another One/It's Someone Else?

"A colleague of mine just got fired today." "Was it the guy you've been telling me about?" " No, it's another one "/" No, it's someone else. " Are either of the two acceptable...

Pull Apart & Tear Apart?

In sports such as (American) football and soccer, is there a difference between "to take a team apart" and "to pull a team apart"? Thank you. ...

Trawl, Wade?

Hi, Let’s say that you have a summer job on a farm where you need to pick up strawberries. Could I use ‘wade’ or ‘trawl’ in the sentence below? “Tomorrow I’m gonna have to trawl...

Mostly & Mainly?

Is it correct to say that "mostly" and "mainly" when used as adverbs are synonyms? Thank you. ...

Ielts Task 2- Please Checking My Essay...

Individuals can do nothing to improve the environment, only governments and large companies can make a difference. To what extent do you agree or disagree? Some people believe...

Ease, Ease Off, Ease Up?

Hi, “She should ease her demands. She’s asking too much from her employees.” “She should ease off her demands..” “She should ease up on her demands.” Are all of them possible...

Just As Important Is The Fact?

What does the red part mean? Why is the verb "is" before subject? "However, many interface definitions are not at all complete, so that it is necessary for a developer to add...

Preposition?

from is a preposition of agent is it true

Writing Task 1 Line Graph?

The line graph illustrates the average number of students in Vietnam who were studying in France, Russia and America from 2000 to 2015. It is clear that while the yearly number...

The Light Came To The Top Of Front Steps...

Hello every body. Can we say The light came on at the top of the front steps and the door opened? I think there is something wrong . Did the light from inside the house make...

Is This Conversation Idiomatic?

Hi teachers, is this conversation ok? Guy 1: Maybe you should join the gym. Guy 2: Actually I have been thinking about it. Guy 1: You have? It's funny because I remember you...

Task 1

The bar chart illustrates the percentage of adults who were overweight or obese between 1965 to 2015, while the pie chart demonstrates the part of adults who were overweight...

Ielts Task 2?

1. Individuals can do nothing to improve the environment, only governments and large companies can make a difference. To what extent do you agree or disagree? Some people believe...

A Term For The Lower Teeth?

I recently came across the term "uppers" meaning "the upper teeth". A sentence like "John punched the attacker so hard that he lost two of his uppers" seems natural to me but...