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Dear Answers Community, Many of our Grammarly Answers users would like tips on how to improve their overall writing, especially ...
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Different Functions of That
I know the basic functions of that: relative pronoun, demonstrative pronoun, demonstrative adjective, etc. However, I have heard people use, ...
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Subordinate Clause
"What can I say about him that his friends haven't already said?" How is the subordinate clause, "that his friends ...
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think or thought
did you ask Dr.Gross what she .......... about smoking.what should we fill the gap with?thinks or thought?
choice-think 0 votes, edited 21 hours ago by Mahdi Golbon
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usage of "being"
Example: I thought of the procedure (it) as "being" painful/bad. Is it okay to use "being" when I'm trying to ...
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Nina Lima
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Comma with Subjects and Verbs
Grammarly Handbook tells us not to separate a subject from its verb. However, their first example seems confusing to me: ...
comma punctuation +1 vote, asked 1 day ago by Rus
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Usage
Even as parents of children studying at the east Bangalore school where six-year- old Rhea was sexually assaulted on July ...
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Usage
Non-native speakers find it difficult to properly use infinitives and gerunds after certain verbs. Is there any method to remember ...
0 votes, asked 22 hours ago by Sanjay
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check the sentence
i may not be a friend to all but i respect their chioces
0 votes, asked Jul 22 by shuby
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comma usage
Do I need comma in this sentence? Don't forget, Tom is a liar
comma 0 votes, asked Jul 21 by Rus
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Location of the word River
The River Thames The Mississippi River The location of the word River can be in front of names and behind ...
0 votes, asked Jul 22 by Hans
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Reference
I need to correct references to meet APA 6th ed. What is the best way to accomplish this?
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Vickie Thornton
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Do you fix my wrong sentence
Do you fix my wrong sentence
+1 vote, asked Jul 20 by Esther
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who or whom
do you say name of the person who the attorney represents or name of the person whom the attorney represents ...
0 votes, asked Jul 21 by Dee
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what is the exact meaning of this sentence
What is the exact meaning of this sentence? The encouraging mails were not restricted to readers but also to some ...
0 votes, asked Jul 21 by felix Moses
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Cuisine capitalization
Do you capitalize Continental cuisine as you would Italian cuisine?
Capitalize 0 votes, asked Jul 22 by Lina Newbride
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Sports teams as proper adjectives.
Schools like the university of Florida have the Gator Ticket Office and will write about Gator football. Since the team ...
teams 0 votes, asked Jul 20 by Ben
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"Wonder to know" - is it correct?
Hello, I am a non-native speaker of English, and today I was corrected for saying a phrase "I wonder to ...
0 votes, asked Jul 19 by Irina
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adjectives
Hi guys, I would like to know if it's grammatcially correct to say "people are peacefully celebrating!" instead of saying ...
0 votes, asked Jul 19 by Nina Lima
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Usage of Article
Yesterday My frnd and I were discussing about her problem and then I said "This is not the solution".I wanted ...
0 votes, asked Jul 19 by Nidhi Agarwal
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how do I check for plagiarism in my paper
I have submited my paper and I don't know if the plagiarism is checked and I do not see a ...
0 votes, asked Jul 17 by Norma Olivarez
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Comma "pause" question
A friend and I were playing Trivial Pursuit when we came across this question: "What Jack Nicholson film had a ...
comma pause +1 vote, asked Jul 14 by Adam
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Cancel subscription
Please help to cancel my subscription, i cant find the cancel tab on my webpage
0 votes, asked Jul 19 by Seng Jun Yuan
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Grammar
In this sentence: "Does she live in England?" what part of speech are the words "does" and "live"? Thank you. ...
0 votes, asked Jul 16 by Pauline
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tell him about her/ his
I will tell him about her daughter. Is it correct if I use 'about her' or it is 'about his' ...
0 votes, asked Jul 15 by aruna
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Tense
Choose the correct answer.Use Present simple or Present continous as appropiate:- 1.The film starts/is starting at 2:00pm.
tenses 0 votes, asked Jul 15 by Dibyajit Dash
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Please tell me if this is a Compound complex sentence
Please tell me if this is a Compound complex sentence This presents a great disaster on a characters but at ...
0 votes, asked Jul 19 by Ma Charyvic
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Is this a complete sentence or a fragment?
I had discussed with my friend that we would be open with each other so I sent her a text ...
0 votes, asked Jul 15 by Josh
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Make (up) a sentence with the word
1) Make a sentence with the word. 2) Make up a sentence with the word. Which one is natural? Thank ...
0 votes, asked Jul 14 by Hans
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Tautology?
"Honest Truth". Tautology or something else?
0 votes, asked Jul 14 by Dave Sweet
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is it a correct statement?
"Let me know if i have any updates on this yet" Is this statement correct to be used when i ...
correction help 0 votes, asked Jul 14 by Kete
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