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Capitalization of color names?
I am writing a non-fiction book about a jewelry company. In my description, I have not been capitalizing the colors ...
colors capitalization Style +1 vote, asked Jul 22 '12 by melinda lewis
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revise this sentence
it is about the advantages for having a univeral language. How to revise this sentence and let it correct. See ...
0 votes, asked Jul 22 '12 by Lucy Gao
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Use of article
Grammarly suggests eliminating the article which would result in a stilted sounding sentence to my ear. See example: Here are ...
0 votes, asked Jul 22 '12 by Dennis McCarthy
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Proper pronunciation of "the"
I learned in 3rd grade (I'm now 68) that when the word "the" precedes a word that starts with a ...
+1 vote, asked Jul 22 '12 by Sandy Venerable
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Are verbs in both clauses in correct tense?
Please e-mail your answer to lyubomir_chakalov@abv.bg Thanks, Lyubomir Chakalov See example: According to the settled case-law of the European Court ...
0 votes, asked Jul 22 '12 by Joro Hubaveca
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grammar
During the process and discussion of this topic, I discovered that the practice of utilitarianism as an ethical reasoning model ...
0 votes, asked Jul 22 '12 by Maribel
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Problems with paragragh
Help I am not sure what it is trying to say? See example: Turning to them all, Fritti said, "I ...
0 votes, asked Jul 22 '12 by Grace
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verb agreement question
Is the following sentence correct? This data is also known as templates. See example: This data is also known as ...
-1 votes, asked Jul 21 '12 by Samuel Cheng
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has to offer
"They personify the very best that America has to offer." (from: http://transcripts.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/1202/03/cnr.03.html ) Would this be correct too: " They ...
0 votes, asked Jul 21 '12 by Giuseppe
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use of helping verb
"magnitude of words matter" or is it "Magnitude of words matters" ?
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by mariam
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of versus for
I am writing a cover letter, but I have come across a dilemma (well to me). Which sentence has a ...
+1 vote, asked Jul 20 '12 by Jacqueline Barbour
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help
how to make this sentance with good manner See example: It is very essential to know drying characteristic of OPL ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by ahmad fauzi
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Correct grammer.
The believe that efficient management of technology in schools was going to transform the way taeching was done in the ...
-1 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by Oyet J.Bongomin
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Correct grammer
It is undoubtedly however, the traditional curriculum entailed regimentation and discipline that ignore the capacities and interest of the child ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by Oyet J.Bongomin
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Correct grammer
Talks about reforms of public schools especially by reformers and politicians have been repeatedly. See example: Talks about reforms of ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by Oyet J.Bongomin
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rewording
How would better reword this sentence See example: The first thing you must consider is what is the definition of ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by JANET KOWACEVICH
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rewording
how would i better reword this sentence. See example: Genocide should be considered when members of a certain group are ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by JANET KOWACEVICH
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rewording
how can i better reword this sentence. See example: The first thing you must consider is what is the definition ...
0 votes, asked Jul 20 '12 by JANET KOWACEVICH
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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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