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judging from, judging by, going by
Ok, I'm kind of pedantic. But which sounds better? I am tending towards "going by" because it sounds more direct. ...
0 votes, asked 14 hours ago by Mathias Herrmann
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Plural possessive nouns
Getting married. New last name will be Boyle. We are having a crawfish boil and are printing koozies with Boyles ...
plural possesive nouns apostrophe 0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Haley
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Parts of speech
When I say,'She is bias in selecting students for such competitions',here I would like to know whether the word 'Bias' ...
0 votes, asked 21 hours ago by Mrigna
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Usage questions
Hi, I'm from South Korea and I took a sample test of a standardized English test in S.Korea. Below I ...
Usage 0 votes, asked 18 hours ago by Seok-Jun Kim
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Passive
When do you expect the document to be issued? Is it correct to say: When do you expect the document ...
0 votes, asked 22 hours ago by Ema Kis
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What does this sentence imply
do you need to tape these boxes
0 votes, asked 7 hours ago by Bill
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Comma usage and inverted word order.
In the following sentence, is the comma placed correctly? Resting will prove hard for you, being a busybody.
comma Invertedwordorder 0 votes, asked 18 hours ago by Alexis
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change into interrogative
these musicians only perform at public functions.
0 votes, asked 23 hours ago by bindu
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adjecties, article
Hi, An activity I am working on says that "the" in "the orchestra" is an adjective. Isn't that an article? ...
article or adjective 0 votes, asked 1 day ago by AZTeach
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Grammatical analysis of "whose something it is xxx"
Recently I had encountered a sentence "Where's the servant whose business it is to answer the door?" At first, I ...
relative-clauses 0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Jeong-hun Sin
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Does this sentence need a comma?
Josie's grandfather is a plumber, and so is her mother.
comma 0 votes, asked 8 hours ago by Julie
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1- object and subject pronouns adn 2-articles
Hi! 1- I have a lot problems with the usage of object and subject pronouns. for example: who is there? ...
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Mahdi
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How do I revise this sentence?
Their is a new detective show on television. Starring Phil Noir. It is set in the 1940’s. According to TV ...
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Sylvia Solomon
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change in to interrogative
these musicians only performs at public functions
0 votes, asked 23 hours ago by bindu
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Subject and Predicate
Split the following sentence into subject and predicate - "The mangoes you brought yesterday are sweet."
0 votes, asked Mar 03 by Elizabeth VK
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Apostrophe question
She is not secure on rounding to the 10s and 100s' place. Is the apostrophe correct?
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Debbie Gardiner
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Correct Punctuation?
Is this statement correctly punctuated, please? This has been a dreadful case; a catalogue of depravity by one human being ...
punctuation 0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Boone
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english grammar
He said, "thank you for you help
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by aman mirza
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grammar question
which statement is better gramatically " she has recieved an electric shock "or " she recieved an electric shock"
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by dina
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When to Conjugate (verb tense consistency)
Why are there some verbs that we would conjugate in a sentence, but not others? For example: At the meeting, ...
0 votes, asked Mar 02 by Veronica
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direct object and indirect object
My grandparent took me on a tour of the Brooklyn Bridge.
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by ana lucia
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Is the sentence 'live with honour, always' correct?
Or should I rather just go with 'always live with honour'? I want to get it tattooed on my body, ...
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Andra
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verb
which of these is correct: The total number of transactions on the site has increased by 45.45%. Or, the total ...
0 votes, asked Mar 02 by sushant
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Please keep this information _______yourself ____some more time.
Please keep this information _______yourself ____some more time.
0 votes, asked Mar 03 by vaidyanathan
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Could you please correct this senteces for me ?
1) Changing neighbourhood made me and my brother change school as well. ( I want to say that after we ...
0 votes, asked 13 hours ago by Gretel Winchester Skywalker
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by
Hello. Is this sentence grammatically correct? The work must be done by Father's returning.
0 votes, asked Mar 02 by karine
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use of "to be" with certain other verbs
Often I heard people use forms of "to be" with verbs like "want," "need," "hope," etc. "I am wanting ...", ...
0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Ed Craig
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Fill an incomplete word
I was solving a crossword and am left with one :- *She _E__I_D that it would be nice of him ...
0 votes, asked Mar 03 by Rimsha
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None of the victims was Jewish.
Is this sentence correctly written?
0 votes, asked Mar 02 by David Hansmeyer
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the + adjective
Why is an adjective preceded by "the" in the following? In the name of Allah (God), theCompassionate, the Merciful. "Compassionate ...
0 votes, asked Mar 02 by Dwishiren
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