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Do I need quotation marks in this sentence for the word "Dumb".
Upon his entrance into Mercy, Rose was mistakenly placed into vocational classes with fellow students labeled dumb when his placement ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '11 by Arie
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word usage
Which phrase is correct: increase your "earning" potential increase your "earnings" potential
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '11 by Ann Keaton
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Mr. Warmington considered himself a connoisseur of fine wines, claiming he could purvey variations i
Mr. Warmington considered himself a connoisseur of fine wines, claiming he could purvey variations in taste and quality among any ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '11 by Adjei Fianko Richard
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uk english expressions
1.RAM AND SHAM GO TO THE AIRPORT DAILY. 2. USUALLY THE BOSS IS ANGRY. REWRITE THESE SENTENCE USING UK ENGLISH ...
+1 vote, asked Sep 23 '11 by usha venugopal
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tense: use present perfect, past, and simple present in one sentence?
Can I use present perfect, past, and simple present together in one sentence? See the following example: "My job-hunting has ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '11 by CF LOK
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noun phrase
Can we use noun phrases in this way? Is there any grammatical problem with the following sentence? "Living in poverty ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '11 by CF LOK
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habitual action in the past
In the following paragraph, Today I had attended the evening class of MT at AU. When I was standing in ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '11 by CF LOK
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help me to speak better
Please, could you help me ... Some people said as well as and other as good as. I do not ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by nancy
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How would i change this sentence?
The family courts do in fact provide resources to families and the judge works to keep families together, which is ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by Lisa Dohm
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spelling
"wirelessly" as in to connect devices together without wires, is it a word, is it spelled correctly? See example: The ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by kevin wise
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please help
how would you perefraze this sentence? See example: It will be beneficial for my US counterparts, and will help them ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by Koba Merkviladze
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after the word between, do we use ing verb or infinitive without to?
After the word "between" do we use ing verb form or infinitive without to?
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by aurora
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incomplete comparison
children bathed in epsom salts in the evening appeared more relaxed, happier and were capable fo getting to sleep without ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by Abigail Damoah
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Poor economic data have or has sparked talk?
Poor economic data in the US have sparked talk of another round of quantitative easing by the US Federal Reserve.
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by Yoong
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"bring" and "bring in"
What is difference between "bring" and "bring in"? (1) Internationalization brings tremendous benefits to the city. (2) The project brings ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by CF LOK
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Passive voice use
how can I fix this statement: See example: Williams (2009) pointed out his claims and facts explaining why he felt ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by Theresa Patterson-Crayton
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Should I use My retort, or I retort
Do I use My retort, or I retort? My retort, if the government bans smoking, cigarettes will become a commodity ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by jane
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FINANCE
how can I make this sentence right? thank u See example: The key point of this assumption is the identical ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by rhys
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perfoem
what do I write? See example: We leverage this as a successful weight loss program, it works for the short-term ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by Sando Kollie
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sentence structure: on which, for which, in which
Would anyone advise what kind of grammar book I should refer to for studying the sentence structures like the following? ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '11 by CF LOK
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what could I use in place of set
what word could I use in place of set See example: Healthcare Reform will not only set in place the ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by Becky Curti
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Need help with squinting modifier
Here's are the sentences before the sentence in the example. These buildings are not built on your usual flatland. These ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by sterling bangalan
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how do I paste in my document to be edited
where is the paste on the toolbar?
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by Denise Schriver
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plain language and familiar words
Please help me rephrase these sentences to familiar and everyday words. Thank you See example: Please ascertains whether we must ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by gina
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parts of speech
In the sentence "Seabed creatures moved more slowly or not at all." what parts of speech are each of the ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by RuthAnn Fillman
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Does the comma in this sentence need to be semi-colon?
I want to know if the coma needs to be replaced with a semicolon. See example: These dogs aren't going ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by sterling bangalan
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Adverb placement
Which of the following structures is correct, or does it matter? The 310XT watch is also compatible with ANT+ power ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by Rebecca Sommers
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correct use of pronaos
referring to entry chamber at Abu Simbel Temple in Egype See example: Behind the pronaos are first a small hypostyle ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by stacee christen
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" as set out by the Youth Criminal Justice "
"The person is a youth as set out by the Youth Criminal Justice Act and can not be identified. "This ...
0 votes, edited Sep 21 '11 by JunweiZheng
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Hyphenation
Are high school and low-income phrases correct in this sentence? See example: With this definition, Upward Bound serves high school ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '11 by Monique
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