Some German Tongue Slips In English
X-Post de.etc.sprache.misc,alt.usage.english, F'up de.etc.sprache.misc. Answers may...
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Pannekoeken
In another newsgroup, I've been involved in a discussion with a poster from Belgium...
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May I Help Who's Next In Line?
This morning at the bagel place the clerk said, "May I help who's next in line?"...
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Use Translation Software On Book Publishing
Commercial translation software technologies are getting better and better. Today...
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When To Use Further Vs Farther?
Due to a typographical error on my part, I'm re-posting this question separately...
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West Europe
In a German book about post-war Germany, I found several quotations (in English)...
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A Preposition After A Preposition?
In English grammar, we learned that after a preposition, there is a noun. However...
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Need Some Help With Typical Mistakes By...
Hi, for my studies I have to find typical mistakes in sentences, but at some of them...
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Lose My Face In English
how to say 'lose my face' in english? For example, when people point out your mistakes...
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Supersede
Out of curiousity, I just googled for the frequency of the erroneous "supercede"...
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Repeated Words In A Sentence..
Occasionally we come across a sentence where the word 'that' is repeated consecutively...
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Preposition After Preposition Phrase....
In English grammar, we learned that after a preposition, there is a noun. However...
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Vernon God Little.
I was depressed thaT DCB Pierre won the Man Booker Prize with Vernon God Little partly...
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Common Mistakes
Hi folks, I'm working on a list of most common mistakes made by Poles learning English...
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Lord Of The Flies Chapter 13
Hey all. First of all, I'd just like to say that for a school english assignment...
Sincere
Dan Brown, of "The Da Vinci Code" fame, offers up this etymology in the "Digital...
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What Kinds Of Cats?
I am having an argument with the RFC-Editor. My co-author had written: but some...
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What Is A Rougemont?
I have just bought a map in the new Ordnance Survey Explorer (2.5 inches/mile, or...
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Does My Translated CV Need Corrections...
Hi everyone! I just translated my CV from French to English (British English) and...
Can You Correct The Errors In This Article...
[link] The first paragraph is the one I really want to understand. Chapman then...