Problems With ICSE Questions.

Change as Directed: 1. Inspite of his excellent debate, he could not win the prize. (Use: although) My ans. Although he presented an excellent debate yet he could not win the...

Could I Use "Premonition" In A Good Sense...

I can see 'my boredom being turned upside-down' as a beneficial influence. Could I use "premonition" in a good sense? Cobuild: If you have a premonition, you have a feeling...

Hyphen?

In conclusion, I would reaffirm that consumers can be vulnerable to buying hardly-be-used products as a result of advertising and that measures germane to reducing the number...

Does This Short Book Review Sound Natural...

Does this short book review sound natural? This book takes a "learn by doing" approach and teaches you how to build a website with WordPress from the ground up. The only prerequisite...

Emotions Run High?

Hi, “I like Grey’s Anatomy. The emotions run high and there’s no shortage of twists and turns.” I mostly hear or see ‘emotions run high’ without the definite article, but I was...

Could You Correct My Writing, Please?

Someone requestes that I translate their english song lyrics into Spanish to match each other when they sing it. I want to reply to them in a very polite and familiar way. Could...

Four Airbags Are/Is A Safety Standard...

Hello. The word 'airbags' is plural while the phrase 'safety standard' is singular, so which sentence below is correct? 1) Four airbags are a safety standard in modern cars...

Have Children Playing?

Hello, everyone, In a sentence - “It's lovely to have children playing in the garden again.“, which has been quoted from Practical English Usage , the author explains this...

Trip, Travel , Journey , Etc Differences...

Hello, I want to know the differences between the following words.Actually I can't recognise which of them is more appropriate for the certain gap. trip - journey - tour - voyage...

Could You Check This Please?

Hi, Could you check this please? "The results of our study showed that game-based interventions, especially rhythmic games, affect cognitive, emotional, and social functions...

For When?

Is this sentence correct please? Make sure the house is clean for when mom gets home. Thank you

We Get It, Alright?

Let's say I'm in an Italian restaurant with my family. We do something that doesn't please the owner, so he gets very angry and starts yelling at us in Italian and gesturing...

Only Smearing It More?

Hi teachers. Is this OK? (in particular the last clause) He takes a bite of his burger and spills ketchup down his shirt. He tries to wipe it off with his hand, only smearing...

I’M Loved Up?

What does "I’m loved up" mean here? ▪ I’ve had American football players, actors and musicians ask me out. But I’m loved up so I don’t reply.”

Dragged?

He went to an armchair, dragged it to the middle of the room, and motioned for her to sit. Would 'dragged' mean that he pulled/dragged it along the floor or would you take...

Shattered,Broke,Smashed?

Gwen threw a bottle across the room in rage. The bottle hit Mark in the head and shattered/broke/smashed, knocking him out cold. Which one of shattered/broke/smashed is the...

Writing?

You are only one,but our hero! They are many, but cowards. Are the sentences grammatically correct and meaningful? ...

Complaining?

Hello Friends, Is there a substitute for 'without complaining' in sentences like this: He drank the milk without complaining. He accepted the verdict without complaining. Is...

Is This Sentence Correct: "After?

Is this sentence correct: "After that experience, he got a grudge against gypsies."

Family Is/Are?

Hi My family is big/My family are big. ---can I use both?