Need Evaluation Of A Usage Point
"Times the number by a thousand." Is this construction: (1) Rural/regional? (2) Childish...
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The Failed Experiment
The America Mr Jefferson envisioned hasn't come about. The country is in a right...
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'As To' Vs 'About'?
I read that 'as to' is an awkward construction that should be avoided in writing...
The Girl Sat At The Bar...
Hi Can anyone tell me what's going on with this phrase: "The girl sat at the bar...
Hi, Most Of The Older
Hi, Most of the older people I've interviewed say that they feel no different from...
Please Correct Me If My Answers To The...
Our company ________ money last year because of poor management decisions. (A...
Construction Office?
There is this office or company which does all the construction-related jobs. From...
Her Responsibilities Included: Acquisition...
Hi, I am writing a letter of confirmation for people who have taken part in the organization...
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A Question About A Previous Answer From...
" which has several uses, and I think you're getting them confused. With a relative...
That Vs. Which
A friend asked me to ask this news group about the rules applying to the use of that...
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Complex Relative Clause
Hi, She had a fear and suspicion of the press unusual in so public a figure as...
It-Cleft Sentences
Hi, I have two questions about 'it cleft' clauses. Q1) Are the following sentences...
Please Verify My Answers If They Are Correct...
Today the economy is stronger than it has been for several years and there are many...
Would
Hi, In the interest of possible future moon colonies, space agencies have searched...
Participial Construction: Is This Really...
Dear teachers and native speakers, I used to think that a sentence like the following...
How Many Described
"Alex made everyone in the company nervous. He was a strange man, was how many described...
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Could Anyone Help Me Pls?(05FEB)
I would be grateful if someone help me correct / give me ideas.. Q&A as below: ...
Grammar Question: Reduced Relative Clause...
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Among
Hi, I got a question with the usage of among. This construction is illegal right...
Travel Article?
I'm writing the account of a trip I've recently taken in China and I'm publishing...