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grammar
what is the difference?I wish you didn't smoke.Iwish you wouldn't smoke.
m 0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by mohammad
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Adjectives
Which is correct? 1. She has long hair?2. She has a long hair.3. She puts the large basket on the ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by May
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Forward to seeing...
We use the sentence: I am looking forward to hearing/seeing.... Why do we use gerunds with the phrase forward to? ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by Sanchyeta
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'help' without 'to'
If I use 'help' with the word 'to', it is incorrect. Why? Please explain.
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by Sanchyeta
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Proper use of numbers:
Is it necessary to use a comma when stating 4,000 in a literary piece? Or is 4000 acceptable? How should ...
+1 vote, asked Jul 19 '12 by darlene berwick
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Question concerning the use of "were" in unreal conditional statement
In an unreal conditional statement, we always use "were" for any pronoun such as I, you, we, they, he, she, ...
+1 vote, asked Jul 19 '12 by Elijah
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Preposition
Can I write"He is decorating his house by balloons."? Thanks.
0 votes, asked Jul 19 '12 by May
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Is it correct to say, it is a long time since I last saw her. .
Shouldn't the present perfect be used in the first phrase?
0 votes, asked Jul 19 '12 by Rongier
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Grammar
Is that right to say " Already pass one week, when can I get my pay cheque?"
0 votes, asked Jul 19 '12 by amykwok
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Would someone be able to fix my grammar and punctuation?
And possibly teach me, using examples from my text, when I am using punctuation properly and when I am not. ...
0 votes, asked Jul 19 '12 by Joshua
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The use of exist vs exists
Consider the sentence "You are elemental in all that exists". My question is, can or should it be "exist" rather ...
0 votes, asked Jul 19 '12 by Steve Turner
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wordiness
What is the correct framing for this statement? See example: What's important to note is that outsourcing provides a heighten ...
0 votes, asked Jul 19 '12 by Rudene Glass
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correct punctuation
This is the day I worried about yesterday and all is well!
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by Roz Everett
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correct punctuation
This is the day I worried about yesterday and all is well!
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by Roz Everett
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should the comma be a semi colon?
Does this sentance make sense or should it be rewritten? See example: • Shelving will move the ISU's off of ...
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by Dennis Thomas
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Should "is" replace are in the following sentance?
The ISU 90’s for our six UTC’s are haphazardly located on the warehouse floor making it difficult to locate, segregate ...
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by Dennis Thomas
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used to or Past Simple
Could you answer me , can I use "used to look '' instead of "looked'' in this sentence ''When I ...
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by maia
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for correction of grammar
Maybe for a long time i stand as tough and strong person, i strive to achieve my dream. i understand ...
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by mars
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What is the best way to word this
I am having trouble wording this correctly See example: Pukket politely addressed the Queen saying,"if it please your ladyship, I ...
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by Grace
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Punctuation
What is wrong with this sentence? See example: With a name comes part of its history and the chance to ...
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by Juan Gonzalez
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sentence
How do we say this : There are fruits in the tree or There are fruits on the tree
Prepositions 0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by neeza
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grammar rules
Is it correct to say, "my sister and I"?
0 votes, asked Jul 18 '12 by cheryl howard
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find the mistake
In many countries, the government is the main provide of school education.
-1 votes, asked Jul 17 '12 by ahemed
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How can this sentence be written best?
Your PC(computer) is not available on the Software delivery. Shall I connect your PC remotely and install this software manually? ...
0 votes, asked Jul 17 '12 by Charnita
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Change adjective to an adverb
How do change an adjective top to an adverb or rated? See example: I was impressed with the technology and ...
0 votes, asked Jul 16 '12 by Nkechiamaka Nwosu
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How do I fix this sentence
These cliques ought to be contained through the institute to guarantee that individuals in detention the regulation overseeing them. See ...
0 votes, asked Jul 16 '12 by Lukisha Allen
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Grammar
If I want to report the following statement: "I had to work next week" Is the following sentence in reported ...
grammar reported +1 vote, asked Jul 16 '12 by Sergio Gomar
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Comma use
Here is the sentence as the author wrote it: These habitats are home to many birds, from great birds of ...
punctuation 0 votes, asked Jul 16 '12 by Patsy Inglet
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Passive voice. Can someone help me re write this sentence?
If my attention is taken away from the story even for a second and put on to the product that ...
0 votes, asked Jul 16 '12 by Lauren
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comma splices- where do I put the punctuation?
That being said, one use of product placement, in the film, that stood out to me was when Peter Parker ...
+1 vote, asked Jul 16 '12 by Lauren
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