Gibberish (A Bit Long)
I recently had an on-line debate over the usage of the word "gibberish". I'm not...
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Knock Back
Let me ask a question about the following sentence. They really knocked our radars...
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The War Of The Movies Of The War Of The...
Hi everyone. It's good to see the list still going strong. Been meaning to catch...
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Lift And Separate
I'm not sure if this is an appropriate question to ask here, but I'm just curious...
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If Wishes Were Horses
A fellow from Mexico said to me today, "If my grandmother had wheels, she would be...
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PPS Vs. PPC
"I've been studying some Spanish. I think I'll do a course in French next." or "I...
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Took The/A Wrong Bus?
Native speakers of English say, "I took the wrong bus." (Not "a wrong bus.") In...
The Use Of The Word "Congratulations"
Hi group. In my native language, Arabic, we use the word "congratulations" ( "mabrook...
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No Longer Relevant
Is there a word in English that means "no longer relevant"? The context is a reserve...
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Operate Rotas, Playing Mine Host
Hi, Could someone, please, explain to me what that means: Sentient Poles operate...
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"Runs", A Game Or A Sport?
Hello! I'm a portuguese translator and I'm currently working on a book where I'm...
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Gertrude
Would you give me the meaning of "gertrude" used in the following sentence from a...
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Younger Than 18?
I'm looking for a suitable word for "younger than 18" that would fit the context...
BE Form?
So this is not the first time that I have to argue with my English teacher about...
Standard English Sentences?
Which of these strike you as unnatural in standard English? I'm having trouble as...
Controversial Word "DRAFTS" (As In Air...
Hello fellow forum users, I work at a language institute and we've been having...
To Write And Speak English Effectively...
Hi, I'm from Orissa, India, I have a very weakness to learn how to write and speak...
Photography: Left/Right Semi-Profile
Is there a notion of a "left/right semi-profile" in English? (context: taking photographs...
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Problem With Vocabulary
Hi All, I'm reading the "What is a Youth" lyrics, from the "Romeo and Juliet" movie...
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"Method Statement" - Translation Into...
Dear teachers, How would you render the expression "Method Statement" into Spanish...