Overuse Of The Word "Pee"
I know that we tend to be a lot less formal and euphemistic in our speech nowadays...
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No [D] In My Speech?
The recent AUE discussions about the pronunciation of the consonants in a word like...
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Chamomile Tea
The article at [link] link mentions some possible medicinal benefits derived from...
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'La-La Land'
The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language (Fourth Edition 2000) says...
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Motivation Letter?
This is my motivation letter for Erasmus programme. I have read a lot of materials...
Clarification Of A "Baseball Joke", Please
(Note cross-posts and follow-up) My partner was given a desk calendar as a little...
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Shouldn't It Be ANALYSES (Plural) Instead...
I have asked this before, but I didn't get a satisfacting response; moreover, I...
Motivation Letter For Phd, Please Help...
hi I am a master student. I want to apply a Phd position in European. Because English...
Pipped (At/On/To) The Post
A history of the Sunderland Football Club at [link] uses both of the phrases "pipped...
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Danger! A Scammer Was Here!
Several days ago I fount approximately the next comment in my profile: Hi! I saw...
New Words
I suspect new words created by upper class activities are labeled "buzzwords" while...
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Motivation Letter?
Hey, I'm applying for an MS in finance program in Europe and I'm just wondering...
I Need Some Help With My Personal Statement...
Hi all! I am now preparing for a scholarship which ask me for a 2 pages personal...
Could Someone PLEASE Help Me(Correct)...
Hello everyone, Hope I'll get some help here... Deadline is in 4 days for my application...
My Main Character Gets Lost Between Pages...
I presented my script (first rough draft) to my class. Most of the feedback, by far...
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PLAY Or DO Sport?
I have a problem with the expressions "play" and "do" when it comes to sport. The...
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Letter Of Motivation - MIB?
Good evening. I am applying for MSc in International Business and i would really...
Shopping Heaven? (CPE, Selective Cloze...
From Paper 1 (Reading) of the CPE (Certificate of Proficiency in English) of the...
Motive Question Re: "My Best Solution...
So, I'm a horrible forensics/crime addict (real forensics, not CSI), it's one of...
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Motivation Letter For Msc Application
Hi all, I'm applying for a MSc program in Europe. I really need some feedback on...