Run/Rush/Step On Something?

When the bus swiftly slowed down its pace and stopped, Rob immediately rushed on the bus to claim a seat at the rear. Watching this man, I knew, I never wanted to be on his...

Is "Wouldn't" Stressed?

I wouldn't do this , if my mum was sleep ing in the same room as me.

What Does "Where" Refer To In This Sentence...

Good morning, everyone, please take a seat on the bus where I'll brief you on today's training. Q1) What does "where" refer to in this sentence? I think "where" refers to...

The Worse For Wear?

Hi, Is ‘the worse for wear’ a common expression? “He came back looking the worse for wear after hitting multiple bars.” Thank you. ...

Can "Go On The Bus" Mean "Board The Bus...

Can "go on the bus" mean "board the bus" ? I just got an answer from a native speaker that "go on the bus" can mean either "board the bus" or "travel on a bus" according...

"What Is She Going To Need That For"?

What does "what is she going to need that for" means? Why is it not "why is she going to need that"? Context: "Today is the first day of school. I need to take a photo for...

Are These Sentences Grammatically Worded...

Enclosed is the national ID for Mr. Gerard. Enclosed is the national ID of Mr. Gerard. Collection of items from the supplier and delivery to the site. ...

The Year/Day With/At/In?

1. ‎The year with you meant a lot to me. 2. The last day at the beach meant a lot to me. 3. The year in the US meant a lot to me. I wonder whether 1, 2, 3 are all grammatically...

“Moving Forward” And “Starting Now” Instead...

What does marked phrase mean here? How does marked phrase modify the sentence? Is it a reduced clause or participle? Can I just use "moving forward" or "starting now" instead...

Almost?

In the context: Either I may be available before 25- Aug or come after the date. I will be almost unavailable at the office until 25-Aug. Please suggest the sentence and Is ...

Please Check The Sentence?

it is likely that the time children spent on social media and video games on computers or laptops are much more than learning unintended by their parents.I'm not sure that unintended...

Some People Think That Zoos Are All Cruel...

In the present time, the animals are on the edge of extinction and be become the target for hunting purpose. To preserve and protect them from that issue, people have constructed...

Can We Use The Word "Copy" As A Verb For...

Can we say we copy someone in terms of his or her behaviour? For example, a child copied someone's mischievous behaviour. Is "imitate" a better word? What is the best word for...

Subsequent?

I received a cheque on a date subsequent to it's receipt/original date. What does it mean, is there any other ways to utter that? ...

That You Would Never Believe?

Are these sentences correct: 1) When writing his letter, he made such mistakes that nobody could understand his meaning, 2 When writing his letter, he made such mistakes as...

Clicking Teeth Together?

How would you phrase this? I find myself clicking my teeth together (to the beat/in rhythm) of a song while doing chores. Here is a thread to help understand the sentence...

Please Give Me Some Advice?

Hi Isabel, I have moved to the Kl since 2 weeks ago. It would be fun if you could join me here. Comparing to our town, there are so many tourists here and many restaurants, shops...

Asking The Bank To Fix My Card. Are These...

I've entered wrong pin and it exceeded limit by the ATM and... my card is locked. I have to call the bank to clear it up. What should I say? "Sorry, I couldn't use my credit...

Sentence?

Is this sentence correct: "To the Zoo staff: Thank you to all those whose work allow us to see a great part of the animals that INHABIT our planet, in such an entertaining...

Unenjoyable?

What do we call a person who hates to be in a crowd, hearing loud music, afraid of leaving home, not fond of any enjoyment and having fun. I know it would be difficult for...