Sh Phoneme In English
The other day I surprised some people by using "knickers" as if it were a swearword...
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I've Been Here Too Long
Aue has become too much of my life. No, curb your enthusiasm, this is not an "I'm...
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LGA Banned Words
BBC NEWS LGA banned words: full list Here is the full list of 200 words which, the...
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Review Of My Motivation Letter
Hi Englishforum family, After many years of working, I have decided to go back...
Friend Of His/Him?
Let's say I am talking about a guy named Peter. 1. "I am a friend of Peter." 2...
Glass Bowl
In Carolyn Hax's column in the Washington Post, last Sept. 1. Dear Carolyn, My husband...
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Everyone And Everybody. The Same Thing...
Hi, My girlfriend and I are entangled in a discussion of English usage. She is a...
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Slang Meaning Of "Fit": Pondial?
Scene: this evening in the pub; about half a dozen people, chatting about nothing...
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(Successful) Films Without Character Arcs
I was talking to a friend of mine last night about video game-to-film adaptations...
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Bug Gut Stew -- Short
Well, then... well... well... FADE IN: INT. STREET IN CAVE MORNING The streetlights...
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"I've Never Met Him Before."
Immediately after Jane has finished talking to Joseph, Jane's friend Thomas walks...
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It Snows And It's Snowing?
Recently I had a conversation with my friend. He asked me one question, which aroused...
Black English
Hi. I am going to ask a question about black English. I was talking to my American...
One-Pager?
Found a producer through a friend, funded for four films. I've got something that...
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Teaching English To My Baby?
Hi!, I'm Ana from Mexico and I'd like to know what can I do to tEACH English...
Relative Clause--Which Is Better/Correct...
I've heard some scary stories from Mum's friends, one of whom had a cousin murdered...
'As Is'?
1) Please explain the meaning use of 'as is' in a and b. a. As is typical with...
Please Check?
I wrote about a war which an ancient chinese general, Zhao Yun had fought. Please...
The Future Perfect?
According to Michael Swan's Grammar Book,we use the future perfect when talking...
What's The Difference Between These Two...
With me it's usually a matter of committing to speaking engagements I later regret...