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I need help on this little sentence
My name is Sheila Travers, and I'm expressing my interest in the Abilene Christian University for the Graduate Certificate in ...
0 votes, asked Dec 18 '12 by sheila travers
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"the government's policy"
All of a sudden, I would like to analyze this phrase, "the government's policy". Can I analyze this as the ...
0 votes, asked Dec 18 '12 by Hans
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Grammar
Which is correct? Add of or leave out? Thanks! I hope all our Team Members will eventually be able to ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by gail stickney
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Hello
please help in refrasing the use of passive voice in the below question: See example: The Nigerian system of education ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by Jimoh
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sequence of verb tenses
Is the sequence of verb teses in this sentence incorrect? See example: I learned that I have to wait until ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by Brittany Shrader
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parapharasing
why do i not add the entire name O'Conner See example: "Patricia OConner believes that people are hanging on to ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by BERTHA HIXSON
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Are these two sentences different? or either of them is grammatically wrong?
1. Green buildings use fresh water as little as possible. 2. Green buildings use as little fresh water as possible. ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by Dean
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American english grammer and speaking book
Please advice me with some books since I'm new in USA. I thought I would focus on improving speaking. I've ...
grammer book spoken american +1 vote, edited Dec 17 '12 by Robi
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The New York Times.
Hi, In the sentence "The New York Times." what is New York? Is it an adjective?
sentance sentence-fragment adjectives +1 vote, asked Dec 17 '12 by Vadim D
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Is it ok to say "One can not learn someone to play drums"...?
the word "learn" usage is the question See example: One can not learn someone to play drums.
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by Leilani Davenport
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Translation
Hello Im Ramadan, and a want to ask a question abaut translation. I mean can this program translaite words or ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by Ramadan Shabani
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ommission of it
Is this sentence correct: From 5 until 7 is time for dinner.
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by Val
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Like men they stood.
Should this have a comma after men? See example: Like men they stood.
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by jessica
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Sentece help
How shoud I word this sentence See example: The clothing will be personally sketched by high end designers to fit ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by HALENA Jones
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help?
says it is wrong, what could i do to fix it? See example: In the south, whites treated the blacks ...
0 votes, asked Dec 17 '12 by Zak Grove
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"I walked with bare feet."
Could I ask some lame question? "I walked with bare feet." 1) I walked with feet (that were) bare. 2) ...
0 votes, edited Dec 17 '12 by Hans
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Help
How can I make this with less words See example: We are told to do no less than ready our ...
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by keva norman
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how can i rewrite this?
I wanted to show the importance of case study in qualitative reaseach See example: Because of some advantages, such as ...
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by jalpa sukhanandi
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rules for pronoun usage
What is the proper usage for the pronouns "me" and/or "myself" in prepositional phrases or as direct objects? Examples: "The ...
-1 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by Robert Wylie
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preposition
what are the uses of the word "by" &"beneath"?
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by humera
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sentence
how can i explain the defination of sentences?
+2 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by humera
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How wrong with this sentence?
What do I need to do the correct this sentence? See example: If the male infant, was weak at birth, ...
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by Von Finney
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modal verbs
Can you please help identify the mistakes made for the modal verbs in this sentence. Thank you See example: Base ...
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by Edward Johnson
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GRAMMER
IS THIS SENTENCE IS GRAMMATICALLY CORRECT?HOW CAN WE BE ALIKE?
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by AHMED HASSAN
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too/so/very
Such news is always (too-so-very-no word) good to be true. And if anyone can please tell me the difference between ...
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by yomna allam
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Help...
What is a more effective way of using this sentence? See example: The hearty choice isthe one that was picked ...
0 votes, asked Dec 16 '12 by Paul
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wordiness
how to avoid to repeat words or ideas See example: As a financial analyst, it is necessary that use financial ...
0 votes, asked Dec 15 '12 by Xiaoxiao Wang Wang
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The articel
were do the quotation marks go? See example: The article pointed out how many trees are used to produce newspapers.
0 votes, asked Dec 15 '12 by cassandra Mauerman
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Meaning of "after fall"
I'm having problem with sentece "I survived after the fall": Phonetically "I survived the after fall" could sound better. But ...
After fall 0 votes, edited Dec 15 '12 by Pauli Haarnimo
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would have to vs have to
Hello TeachersWhy didn't writer use "have to" instead of "would have to " in the following: In order to raise ...
0 votes, edited Dec 16 '12 by majid
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