Clausal Difficulties
I'm really not happy with the definitions that I've seen for sentences, main clauses...
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Adjective And Adverb Appositives?
I've come across the term "adjective appositive" and "adverb appositive" a few times...
Pronoun?
Sir, This is the "room" where my grandfather was born. Is that the "place" where...
Very Many?
Hi people! First of all, let me give you some examples: Context: After a party...
Adverb Or Relative Pronoun?
1. I remember the day that we met. 2. We moved here the year (that) my mother...
The Verb 'To Be' Ever Have An Agent (Or...
it seems to me it never does. any situation I can think of, what might be interpreted...
Half => Determiner?
half can be used as a determiner, pronoun, adverb and noun according to my dictionary...
Omission Of Words In Comparisons.
Consider the follwoing examples; 1. She is as good a swimmer as I. Most of the...
Could You Help Me?
So far, I have thought "This is the town where I wan born." is fine and "This is...
Conjuction?
Hello, I was reading an article on conjuction. It says that a conjuction is a word...
How To Parse 'But For'?
Hello Teachers One question I'm now stuck by is how to parse rationally the phrase...
Part Of Speech--'Also'?
"Jack threw the ball. I also threw the ball." In this quotation, "also" seems...
Infinitives?
An infinitive is the preposition to followed by a verb. Or put another way, one...
Opposite?
Sir, Which part of speech has opposite. I mean can we write opposite of noun...
More Like?
The resulting X-ray looks more like the cross section of a bridge truss than anything...
Locative Adverb Or The Dummy Pronoun?
i would like to know if the 'there' in the following sentences is locative adverb...
Question 1: Does An Adverb Always Precede...
Question 1: Does an adverb always precede the word it modifies? Question 2:...
Relative Clauses?
Central Park, which has some good jogging trails, is beautiful and green. Central...
BUT, Pronoun, Verb?
In fact, if you look in a good dictionary you will see that the word but has six...
Sentences Correct? - 2?
Are the sentences using the underlined word (pronoun and so on) as shown below correct...