How Would You Punctuate This?
Is there some better way to punctuate the following sentence? He would sit in his...
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Can "Remain" Implement The Passive Voice...
For example, [link] and active voice.htm Asserts that you can identify the use...
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Singular They
Sentences like "Everybody is required to show THEIR ID when THEY cross the gate....
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Identifying A Part Of This Sentence?
Hi: I asked this question a long time ago, but I have one question remaining, if...
Adverb Vs Adjective With Intransitive...
Hello everybody, I have a question about a point of English grammar that I have...
Interesting- Can 'Albeit' Only Be A Subordinating...
"It was a peacful, albeit brief visit". Someone asked on a forum what type of...
Should Subjectless Clauses Always Be Adverbial...
1) Are subjectless clauses only used if they have adverbial properties? In other...
Quick Questions Driving Me Nuts?
" It is a characteristic of reduced clauses, both adverbial and relative , to be...
Multiple Coordinate Adjectives - Commas...
I am a budding ESOL/EFL teacher in S.America that is trying to get to grips with...
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Confusion Over Adverbs
On television a few moments ago was a sentence that I thought interesting enough...
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Passive Or Participle?
Hi I am surrounded by my friends. That 'surrounded,' is it a past participle...
Parenthetical Adjectives And Indefinite...
Examine the following sentence: He used (strange) idiom. Which indefinite article...
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Adverb And Verb Position
Hello, I have a question about the correct position of the adverb in a sentence,...
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Functions Of The Infinitive?
I'm confused with the functions of the infinitive as in many books the opinion differs...
Adjectives
Is there anyone who could tell me what’s the difference between 1. a) a fast, moving...
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Can't Figure Out Part Of Speech
Here are two examples where I can't figure out the part of speech. The man sucked...
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Gazing Pensive
Is the use of the adjective in this sentence unquestionably wrong? She gazed pensive...
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"Even My Father Can Do?
"Even my father can do that." According to dictionaries "even" is an adverb in the...
Scare Vs Get Scared?
Which would you say please? 1 The dog doesn't scare/get scared as much when she...
Why Are The Words In The Following Sentences...
Here are three sentences from my Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary : 1) The...