Eats, Shoots & Leaves
I've just come across the above-named volume by Lynne Truss: ISBN 1 86197 6127 It...
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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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I Don't Get It
Why reproduce all that junk in translation? Consider the following text (preface...
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Foreign Words Quiz
If you'd like to take a quiz, here's one suggested by "Schott's Original Miscellany...
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Funny Translations
O'Neill's masterpiece "Mourning Becomes Electra," was translated by a Mexican columnist...
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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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Born SLIPPY?
Someone on pl.hum.tlumaczenia (a Polish translation newsgroup) is desperate to know...
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Seven Years Experience
Hi! Editing a friend's cover letter the other day, I came across the phrase "My seven...
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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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Vernon God Little.
I was depressed thaT DCB Pierre won the Man Booker Prize with Vernon God Little partly...
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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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I'm Back! Please Check My English
Dear all, I'm back from maternity leave. Now alot of work are waiting for me....
Born SLIPPY?
Someone on pl.hum.tlumaczenia (a Polish translation newsgroup) is desperate to know...
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Present Perfect Of Passive Voice And Adverbs...
Hello everyone. I went through the archives and found another post on the position...
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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