"Between You And I" As A Dialectal Usage
In the newsgroup alt.english.usage , the term "dialect" was recently discussed, and...
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Why Do We Use The Prefixes We Do?
HI I teach an American English basic education class. One student, last evening,...
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Well, Doggies! Way Doggies! Hoo, Doggies...
In alt.english.usage , we have been discussing the possible origin of "Well, doggies...
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The Phrase 'Christ Is Risen'
Dear all, The Easter is coming, so my students are reading a related article. The...
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Dashed Words
a) "According to the report, Harvard is the highest rated university." or b) "According...
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Usage Of "Enter Into It"?
Hi, Could you tell me if the following two sentences I just composed sound fine...
Common Mistakes
Hi folks, I'm working on a list of most common mistakes made by Poles learning English...
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At School Or At The School?
Hi everyone, Which usage is correct "at school" or "at the school"? If they are...
Odd Grammar/Sentence Structure Question...
Hello, Im working as an assitant language teacher in Japan, and I have a grammar...
Is This Usage Very Common?
The news of his resignation was music to my ears . Is this usage common? I ask...
Tutoring English To Chinese Students ...
Hi folks,I'm not sure if this is the most appropriate group in which to ask this...
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How To Use "As Though"
Hi, I have some difficulty explaining the usage of "as though" to my students. Would...
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"Whether" And "If"
Hello. I know there's no difference between "if" and "whether". But sometimes I...
Ing Form?
(1) Is there an activation fee involved when register/registering for the U38 plan...
Visual Aids Usage
please explain me As a Marketing Manager of Martini Cola, you have to introduce...
Anal About Anorak
[link] : "Anorak” comes from a Greenland Eskimo word for a type of jacket. An “Anorak...
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Comma After A Question Mark And Correct...
Could you please tell me if this sentence has the correct punctuation marks in the...
An Expedition Into The Usage Of 'None...
Hello Friends, I am making a quest into the usage of 'none more so than', 'no more...
Is 'Will Be Leaving' Incorrect?
Hello, I'm now learning English grammar by using 'English Grammar in Use' published...
Usage Of No Sooner,Hardly, Scarcely
Please check the following and could you please tell me how to complete the remaining...