A Pool?

Her body was found in a pool of blood. blood | meaning of blood in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English | LDOCE Blood is uncountable as per dictionary then why have...

[Take A Picture] Or [Have A Picture Taken...

I have made up the sentence below. (1) I want to take a picture with you. My non-native English speaking friends think it's wrong. Their revision is given below. (2) I want...

[Open Until] Or [Stay Open Until]?

(1) What time does the shopping center open until tonight? (my example) (2) What time does the shopping center stay open until tonight? (my friend's revision) My non-native...

Be Interrogated?

1. Does " is interrogated" in the following content mean "is questioned and is undermined"? 2. Does the highlighted " as " refer to "the pleasures of the body"? Text: Clearly...

Letter To Editor Of The Magazine.

A magazine editor has asked for readers' opinion. Write a letter to magazine editor; describe what made you choose this magazine what do you like and dislike what improvements...

Simple Sentence?

What is a Simple Sentence? Simple Sentences make your paragraphs easy to understand. In the beginning stages, the writers learn simple sentences only because the readers can...

Acrimonious?

Dear Users, 1) Would you say that the word acrimonious is used often in today's English? 2) Can it be used both in formal and informal registers? 3) Could I say, for instance...

Rule Out?

1. Does “ inherited from television and imported into art practice ” only refer to “video technology “ or “the feedback loop” or “both the feedback loop and the monitor”? 2...

Went Pink?

‘Gabrielle's pale face went pink but she quickly looked away.’ Pink | Meaning of Pink by Lexico Is "go" in "face went pink" a stative verb ? How do we know that it's stative...

Is Vs Are ?

Hi all Which would you choose for the following sentence .. Lemon and oil ................the indispensable ingredient when you want to make salad . is or are ? I know there...

Part Vs Episode Vs Number?

The Fast and the Furious series are released in this order. 1)The Fast and the Furious 2) Fast 2 Furious 3)The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift And when I talk about the series...

What Does This Sentence Mean?

What does this mean? Her time of 12:32 took four seconds off the mark she set in Friday’s preliminaries. What the her time mean? I don't understand off the mark. And what set...

A Vanishing Protagonist?

1. Does " a vanishing protagonist " mean "a hidden character"? 2. I think " the other component instinct of the desire to look, that is, the desire to be seen " wants to say...

Shall I ..? For Indirect Speech?

Hi teachers, Is this direct speech to indirect speech sentence correct? Tom said, "Shall I study English?" Tom said if he would study English. Thanks in advance

Problem With There's, There Aren't + Some...

First of all, thanks everyone who is seeing my topic to help me Well, I know that There's is used to refer that something exists, for singular and There are is for plural. ...

Take In?

Consider the following sentence: "Really TAKE IN this course." In this context, what does 'take in' mean? (Is it 'understand'?)

Include Or Included?

For example, 1 year ago, I finished a degree programme in which I studied two subjects including English and maths. Which one of the followings is correct in grammar ? 1) The...

Half Past Twelve?

what does that means? thanks in advance

Countable Or Uncountable?

Should I use “gain” as countable or uncountable? 1. I wouldn’t use friendship for personal gain(s?) 2. I wouldn’t ask my friends to help me achieve material gain(s)? ...

Quick Question?

Unfortunately the tumor didn't respond to the chemo, so there wasn't really anything to do . She died a month ago. Is the highlighted part of the sentence very natural?