Pronunciation Of Spin, Stick?

I was told that for the word 'spin', 'p' should be pronunciated as 'b'; for 'stick', 't' should be pronunciated as 'd'. I'd like to know if it's true and whether there's...

The Stomach Was Turning?

The following text, describing the famous land artwork "Spiral Jetty", is from the book "Robert Smithson: The Collected Writings" by Peter Smithson and Robert Smithson. Can anyone...

Assign?

Is this sentence correct: "Norway discovered petroleum off-shore at the beginning of the 1960s, and started to assign exploration licences from 1965 on."

First VS At First?

Hello! Could you help me, please? What is the difference between "first" and "at first" when they mean "in the beginning"? Thank you! ...

Barking/Laughing?

I wonder if “1” means “A”, “B” or anything else 1. Your dog woke me up barking again A. Your dog woke me up by barking again. B. Your dog who was barking again woke me up. ...

Temporary Sway To The Death Drive?

The following text describes the land artwork Spiral Jetty by Robert Smithson. Does the highlighted section mean: she says that Spiral Jetty ‘performs a symbolic ritual which...

He King Of Beast?

give evidence that the characters were not animal

Does This CNN Sentence Make Sense?

Does this make sense, grammatically? My brain has a hard time reading the last part to the sentence. In reference to a photo of bruce willis, demi moore, Scout Willia, and Dillon...

Death In Life?

Does " which always already implies death in life " in the following extract mean "which does not imply the absolute death, but implies death within the borders of life"? Extract...

Inner Disturbance?

The following text describes the artwork shown in the image below. Does " disturbance " in this description mean "disorder and chaos"? Description" Mike Kelley’s Craft Morphology...

Could You Help Me Find The Origin Of ...

I know the meaning, just want to know the origin, Thanks!:-)

How To Write A Essay: "If You've Have...

How to write an essay "If you've had a chance to have dinner with, who would it be? (250-500 words) - you must express your identity through the essay

Could You Comment On This Please?

Hi, Could you comment on this paragraph please? "The inclusion criteria were: physical health, absence of cardiovascular diseases, hepatitis B and C, diabetes, and chronic illness...

In Despair?

How should I include the word "despair" in this sentence? Which of the suggestions are possible? 1) In deep despair, Colin paced around on the roof of his apartment building...

Uncoupling The Rigidities Of Binary Thinking...

1. Does " the process of uncoupling the rigidities of binary thinking " mean "the process of the collapse of the intensity and stiffness of polar thinking (defining things in...

About Meaning Of "Between" And "Confusion...

Hello teachers, In the following sentence: "They suggested that, while there was a confusion between potential overload, due to the amount of available information, actual...

Enter A Door Quickly?

I'm running for my life down a hallway. Suddenly I hear someone in the hall, so I enter the nearest door. Which word can I use instead of "enter" to say that I ran to and entered...

Motivation Letter, Help!?

Hi! I am currently writing my motivation letter for a Bachelor's degree. It is far from ready, but I would already in this step need some tips on how to make it better! Dear...

How Do You Ask About Someone's Eyesight...

Hi all If someone is near-sighted, and you want to know how bad it is, how do you ask? I've heard: What's your eye prescription? Could someone list all the possible questions...

Indexical Traces Of Difference?

1. Does the yellow portion of the following context about Andy Warhol's art make sense to you? Does it mean his artworks appropriate ready-made images and represent them without...