Verify And Confirm?

Are these two explanations good enough to differentiate the two words verify and confirm? Verification requires external evidence. Confirmation requires a re-issuance of a believed...

Which Means Or Meant?

Hi. Which is correct, means or meant? Let's say this is part of an short essay on a certain person. I think both can work depending on context (not sure, though). Thank you in...

Davis Betrayed (The) People Who Voted...

(1) Davis betrayed people who voted for him. (2) Davis betrayed the people who voted for him. Which is correct? If both are correct, is there any difference in meaning/connotation...

Is My Sentence Correct?

Books I have finished reading lately and recommend: http://a_link I'd like to use it as a caption, that's why I didn't include : "These are" books...

"Pervasive"?

Hi everyone, I'm not a native english speaker. Please tell me the precise meaning of the word "pervasive". ¿How generalized or acute has to be something to be called "pervasive...

Please Review My IELTS Essay?

The graph demonstrates the proportion of total sales of car producers in four regions of the world over the course of five years, starting from 2006. Overall, there was an upward...

At A Nearby Table Sit Monica Knitting...

Hi I have a question about the sentence below. " At a nearby table sit Monica knitting, Rachel winding a ball of wool, and Chandler supplying them both from a skein which is...

Still.....Yet?

Hi Could you please explain why still and yet used together in the sentences below? What does it mean? " You still haven’t told that girl she doesn’t have a job yet?" "I still...

It Was To Hasty To Conclude That?

Is this sentence correct? It was to hasty to conclude that... ...

Is “Don’T Be + Verb” Correct?

I used it in a sentence, I’m not sure if it’s right or wrong. Here’s the sentence “Don’t be running around”.

Give It To Me In Hand?

This is a small amount of money. Do not transfer the money online. Please give it to me in hand. Please suggest a way to say. ...

Reflected On Good Business?

Hello! Can you help me with the underlined parts, please. The first would be a more literal translation. The second is my attempt to make it sound more natural. Feel free to...

Grammar Check Please?

Hi, Could you please clarify me that my sentences are correct in the meaning? I was or got a mistaken about your age. ( I was wrong about your ago ) I was or got a mistaken...

Staring Or Gazing?

Henry sat on the balcony staring/gazing blankly out at the ocean. Context: He's been staring/gazing out at the ocean for some time. He's slightly depressed. He's staring/gazing...

Outgrow?

1. Does " outgrow " in the provided context mean "forget"? 2. Is it " a state of polymorphous perversity" that should be outgrown and hidden? 3. Does " over different temporal...

To Appease Their Own Anxiety At?

1. Does " to appease their own anxiety at Sherman’s exposure " mean "to heal their own anxiety through (by means of) Sherman’s exposure"? 2. Do both "inventing" and " attending...

Take On?

1. Does " took on " mean "used"? 2. Does " what one finds there is the double bind of fetishism " mean "any way, what Sherman presents is fetishism"? 3. Does the pink section...

Tenses And Grammar?

Is this sentence grammatically correct ? "He was hanging out carrying a joint in his pocket at her wedding" ...

Apostrophe Use With Proper Name Ending...

Where the subjects of this sentence have a last name of "Sosta", which is correct? "Over the past twelve years, the Sosta’s have developed a reputation as two of the more personable...

Is There Any Difference In Meaning Because...

‎1. Life is too short for me thinking there are still a lot of things to learn in the universe. 2. Life is too short for me, thinking that there are still a lot of things to...