Butties Are Edible In England?
Among the seemingly excessive number of paragraph breaks, there's this sentence,...
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Euphemism Gone Mad
I read some of the paragraphs about the latest US military personnel killed in action...
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Another Letter To Sis
Dear Sis: For the first time, when reporting the doings in aue, I must report my...
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So Who Needs To Spell Crcreotly?
I saw this in a Eudora newsgroup today and thought some here might find it interesting...
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"Yet" As "However"
I work with some wonderful copy editors. Yet I want to encourage them to stop doing...
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The Importance Of Money?
My teacher made us write a little essay about 'The importance of ...." and I chose...
Does Sarcasm Work Both Ways?
Someone ends a paragraph with "You don't often associate California with good looking...
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So That! Please, Help!!!?
Hi, dears. Here's an excerpt from a dictionary: "so that 1 with the purpose that;...
Is There Anyone Out There Who Don't Mind...
I need help with CPT questions. I'm struggling to get a score of 75 on the CPT. I...
He Became Uncomfortable, As If He Were...
Hello: Any clear rules on using "were" in "he became uncomfortable, as if he were...
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Tenses?
A )Are these sentences similar? 1- you should have told me that Peter and...
Is This Comprehensible?
Hello everybody, I'd be very happy if someone knowledgeable could read through...
Untangle A Triple Negative.
After a couple of postings about my preferences for certain types of female breast...
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Suggestions For Eliminating "I".
I'd like some general tips for removing excessive use of "I". Also, the four sentences...
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Questions About A News ?
These paragraphs are taken from an online newspaper. 1)Heavy automatic weapons...
Newly-Built?
Please check out the following sentences. (1) Take another example. (2) There...
Is This Text Written By Aa Native Speaker...
Hello everybody. This might seem like a weird question, but can you please kindly...
University Discipline - Translated Into...
Discipline: Brazil and the United States: history, intellectual itineraries and...
A Complete Sentence?
Hello, Today I read an online article about a basketball player named Hakeem Olajuwon...
Please Point Out Errors: The World Is...
The world is consuming natural resources faster than they can be renewed. Therefore...