Is It Written Correctly?

The 202 model excelled by the way the headlights were set to close together, in a protected front grille. First time when I was introduced to the car what really impressed me...

A Criminals' Hideout?

Hi, I wonder if the word combinations 1) a thieves' kitchen and 2) a thieves' lair are 100% synonymous with criminals' hideout . Also, are they common enough in modern AmEng...

How To Use "I Am Committed To"?

For a reply to a complaint from a hotel guest, is the following sentence natural and grammatical? I am committed to keeping the room clean by having your room checked by two...

Use Of Word Conditions?

is this usage correct?: We found the site to be in one of the finest conditions

To Contend With?

Dear all, Could you please help me with understanding of phrase "to contend with". All resources and dictionaries suggest it means "to sturggle with" or "to deal with (problems...

Having Everything Just So?

Hello, What does "having everything just so" mean in this sentence? She loved to have everything just so, and her husband had a passion for being like his neighbors. Thank you...

I Want To Tell You All About My Country...

Hello , I am Gu Gu and I am from Myanmar country which is situated in Asia, near Thailand, China and India. Myanmar is one of the ASIAN countries. Now, I want to inform you all...

What Is `I Have To Powder My Nose'?

Where is the restroom? or "I have to powder my nose" What is the meaning of this sentence? Could anyone explain it?

At School Or At The School?

Hi everyone, Which usage is correct "at school" or "at the school"? If they are both correct, what is the difference? As far as I understand If we mean a part of a building,...

English Teaching Sites?

hi, I am studying to be a teacher in TESOL and I am trying to find different internet sites that teach english over the internet as I am basing an assignment about this subject...

Are 'Make It A Habit To' And 'From' Correctly...

Are 'make it a habit to' and 'from' correctly used in the sentence? Mrs. White advised her nieces to make it a habit to read dictionaries from which they could learn correct...

Meaning?

Hi, What is the meaning of outback in the following text and what the author wants to convey? Tedford who was a brainy statistician managed to claim, in less than five minutes...

"Please Be Informed That..." The Logic...

I would like to know the logic of grammar of this pharse " Please be informed that".... I know the meaning of this pharse is "be aware"... please explain .... thanks! Email Removed...

Meaning?

Hi, What is the meaning of little pockets of conversation? Thanks ...

Please Correct Me?

"You called me earlier today?" "Yes, I just want/wanted to make sure that my daughter can/could still expect to see you tonight. Because she's really looking forward to it."...

You Are Welcome To + Inf.

Hi guys, I was asked to translate an email text for an invitation to a party. The party is held by mom's whose daughters from (← Is this 'from' grammatically correct?) the same...

The Most Sophisticated Of Countries?

She is the only one who has been chosen so far!!Her name is KOMURASAKI!!! She's the dream of all men!! Her womanly charisma... along with her beauty, can sway men from even the...

Peace Among/Between All Religions?

It would be nice if there was peace among/between all religions. Is it correct?

"King Of The Impossible"?

Hi guys, This comes from Queen's lyrics, but exactly what does it mean? A Japanese translations says, "He is the king who make the impossible possible," and another, "For him...

Short?

A: Have you checked my mail? B: No, I will check and revert back to you by mail. Please suggest the above short conversation. ...