The Reason Is Because ~?
‘The reason is because ~ ‘ is said to be ungrammatical. One of the reasons is that...
Traditional Grammar Teaching Is Waste...
[link] "Traditional grammar teaching is waste of time, say academics By Tony Halpin...
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Copular Verb?
Hello Casi (and anyone else who would care to comment), I've taken the liberty...
So +Adj+ As +Noun?
Is the construction so+adj+as+noun possible? For example can I say I am so good as...
'To Have' And Subject Form Of Pronoun...
Does the verb to have takes subject form of pronoun after it in any exceptional...
'I Was Stood At The Bus Stop'?
There has been some recent debate on the letter pages of a paper here in London...
The Sentence: About The 'Reporting...
The sentence: About the 'reporting' above, is it adverbial modifying 'act...
With/Without + Object + Complement
It looks as if with and without admit a construction that other prepositions...
Which?
1.The compnay which has a good reputation as .......... 2.The companies which...
How Much Abstract An Abstract Noun Is...
Hi, I was reading some resource of grammar on internet and came across this sentence...
Which Vs Of Which?
1. He'd only left her a note on the bedside table of which she had not understood...
British Built Or British-Built?
The reconstruction of Dresden's famous cathedral is set to be crowned on Tuesday...
Compound Nouns And Other Queries.
Hi people! I'm quite confused about the form the first element in a compound noun...
The Use Of The Genitive With Inanimate...
Hi people! This sentence was taken from one of David Crystal's (well-known linguist...
Some Words I Didn't Understand?
Hello, I'm sorry I have more than one question today, and I will post them all here...
I Love English
The reason for this post is the lingustic part of the language. I am more interested...
Examining Sentences?
Please tell me if my reasoning regarding the following sentences is correct and/or...
Questions On Use Of Quotation Marks?
Hi, A. When reading a newspaper, I think one would likely to see words or phrases...
What Is The Difference?
I always favored the second construction, but the first construction is also looked...
From Here?
Can you see the tower from the terrace ? Can you see the tower from here ? In...