Valley-Girl Speech
There has been much discussion in Usenet of the peculiarity of speech shown by some...
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Two Things: Angry Vs. Mad / There's
1. My husband has this issue about my saying that I'm "mad at" him. Healways corrects...
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[Arabian Nights Poem] If Time Unite Us...
Then one among them came up to me and falling on my neck wept and recited these verses...
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Monologue Format
Ideally, I'm aware this question shouldn't come up, but let's say there's a script...
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If A Face Could Launch A Thousand Ships...
Can anyone interpret the figure of speech 'a face could launch a thousand ships'...
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Figure Of Speech?
What is the figure of speech used in the poem,'Somebody's Mother' by Mary Dow? ...
Reported Speech: Question.
Hi Teachers, In this reported speech sentence the bold clause is called the 'if...
If ... Will ...,?
After reading related explanations at many websites, I still don't know the answers...
W.S. Maugham: Syntax Of A Sentence?
Hello, everybody! Help me please: For the same uprush of fancy which had shown...
Grammatical Question.
He was getting better, but not as fast as his doctor wished. Then Laura said...
Clause?
Hi, "Tell me whether the prince will come (or not) tonight." "Tell me if the...
Punctuated By Fits Of, Flinch-Inducing...
Though a trifle awkward in his demeanour Ahuja's expressions change from anxiety...
Grammar--Prepositions And Relative Pronouns...
The introductory clause can also be in another tense. In the following table you...
"Focus Group" & "To Rock The Joint"?
Hello everyone, I've got 2 questions referring to the text by Joe Klein about Sarah...
Adverb Position?
Hi, there's something I've been wondering for a while. You can say: I haven't...
Grammatical Sense Of "Complement"?
Grammatical sense of "complement" Hi, I learned this noun here, and came to think...
Punctuation?
Hi teachers, Could you please tell me if the punctuation in the following text...
Sentence Analysis?
a. She did nothing but/except watch tv. Could you please analyse the sentence...
Sentence Analysis?
There were a few fields, not just field one, that was in poor condition. Main...
Relative Clauses And Modals
By grammar books say that modals don't follow the backshifting rule in reported speech...
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