Use Of Contractions In Written English
Hi everybody, I thougt that you shouldn't use contractions in written english (uups...
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Y'all
The southernism has to do with how it is spelled or just the contraction itself?...
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"Must've" -- Not Correct?
Why does my spellchecker question this and other contractions like "must'nt"?
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Eye Dialect?
How "fake" does something have to be to be considered eye dialect? Some 'lists' i...
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How Do I Answer
I check my email regularly. So if my boss asks, "Do you check your email?" I answer...
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"Had Been" And "Would Have Been"?
Hi all I'm trying to work out if there's a difference between "If I'd been able...
Contraction For "Going To"
All of my dictionaries list the contraction for "going to" as "gonna" but almost...
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Magnetostriction Oscillator?
It is one of the method 2 produce ultrasonic waves.Here The Principle is When the...
Contractions?
what is the definition of contraction and its rules and examples?
Can "That's" Be Used As A Contraction...
According to dictionaries I have consulted, "that's" is contraction of "that is"...
Contractions?
I was wondering if I should use contractions in translation of an informal text...
Possessive For Shop Names Containing A...
This may be a strange question, but I hear it a lot, but don't see any specific rules...
Contractions With 'D & He/She?
Hi, I know that 'd can mean did as in "How long'd it take to finish the project...
Contractions In Formal Speech?
Hello, I'd like to if it's okay to use contractions (I'll, he'll, she'll, don't...
Canadianisms. Eh?!
From: [link] loonie A dollar. The Canadian $1 coin has a loon (the bird) on...
Possession Vs Contraction?
I saw a headline: The Thriller's Gone Isn't that wrong? Using an apostophe (with...
Can A Contraction Be A Noun?
Can a contraction be a noun? For example, who's, I'm etc..
Informal Contraction For When+Did+ You...
Hi, Is there an informal contraction for ‘when did you' such as Whendjya ? Thanks...
Formal Spoken English?
When having a formal speech do Americans use contractions and linking? Like, gonna...