The Use Of The Genitive With Inanimate...
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Go Out Doing Smth Vs. Go Out To Do Smth...
I'm somewhat confused about the difference between these two constructions. I can...
Gerund Or Not?
Hello. I was hoping that you could shed some light on whether the following construction...
Sentence Construction?
There will be an information session this Friday about the professional-development...
Sentence Structure?
Hi, teachers. Please help me. ”The primitive root of the pleasure of parenthood...
Comma Splice? Correct Or Incorrect?
This is my first post, so please forgive me if I have used the wrong format. I...
Have Some -Ing To Do, Take Some -Ing?
Hi. Just wondering if anyone could think of any other examples of the construction...
There Or Their Being?
Is the proper construction "there being no..." or "their being no..."? "Being" is...
Adjective Puzzle?
Hi -- Allan Hollinghurst has written a novel entitled "The Folding Star." Readers...
When And After?
Hi, It might take long to ask this question but I will try to shorten it. You have...
Sentence Structure?
Could you tell me which one is correct among the following sentences? Thank you...
To Mend / For Mending?
Hi everybody! Again, a multiple choice question: I'll get an electrician _________...
A Stand-Alone Gerund Use?
Hi, I think one can make a word saying like "one should talk the talk," although...
Substituting "The Of" For Gerund?
Often I see people use a noun construction instead of a gerund, like this: "the addition...
...The Way...
Is this correct? Translate into Russian, paying particular attention to the way...
Alternate Structures Of Clauses.
Hello everybody. In Grammar, adverbial clauses have alternate structures, this means...