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Correct sentence
I want to know if this sentence is correct. "This month's expense was taken care by me."
0 votes, edited Oct 04 '11 by Priya D'silva
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Present tense or present continuous tense
In this sentence, "If people are living longer, they will have to work longer too." Why the writer use "present ...
+1 vote, asked Oct 04 '11 by CF LOK
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Passive verbs
I am still having hard time understanding why "were needed" are passive voice use. Can someone explain it to me ...
0 votes, asked Oct 03 '11 by Sara Guevara
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How is this a squinting modifier?
I am not familiar with squinting modifiers. Grammarly claims the phrase 'across town' in this example sentence consistitutes one. Can ...
0 votes, asked Oct 03 '11 by Lettice
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I don't think she should be capitalized
I don't think she should be capitalized See example: she asked, readying to jump and slide herself over Fog Mist's ...
0 votes, asked Oct 03 '11 by Jocelyne St Hilaire
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Plz help me out!
The match has been delayed.{here present perfect continuous is used,so why delayed? "ing"form is not used?plz explain} Plz tell me,can ...
0 votes, asked Oct 03 '11 by Aparna
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how
how can i rewrite this sentence to where it can make since? See example: Many people do not think before ...
0 votes, asked Oct 03 '11 by Harriet Douglas
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quoting
When a quote has errors, should the writer correct them? See example: In the article "Disaster photos: Newsworthy or Irresponsible", ...
0 votes, asked Oct 03 '11 by lauren drohan
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sentence
I dont understand why this sentence is wrong, can you please give me some ideas on how to make this ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Kman
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phrase
i dont get why this is a problem. can you please give me some ideas to make this phrase better? ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Kman
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in or on the top floor?
in or on the top floor See example: I live and work on the top floor -twelve thousand square feet ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Tennis Player
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Pronoun use?
The word his maybe inccorect.. See example: The comparisons undermine the truth of his premise.
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Kiara Robles
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Does this require a comma?
Not sure if i need to include a comma. See example: Yes or no. Johnson would have a stronger argument ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Kiara Robles
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Using "whose" and "those" in a setence
Which setence is correct and why?: Whose wings are those anyway? Whose wings are they anyway?
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Carol Ann Embler
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Consider changing the word to agree with the pronoun.
I will focus on the significant of assisted suicide, the power that choices holds over people and societies now why ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Ana Newman
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how to convert passive voice to active voice
mark twain's birth in november 1835 was heralded by the return of haley's comet
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by ariel
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Is or are
do I have to say Computer assissted language programs are or is ? See example: Researches indicate that Interactive Computer ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by BADER
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combination of verbs.
I remember vaguely that I learnt in highschool that there are 5 verbs that following verbs should only be in ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by anumongkol sirivedhin
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Writing a book or creating a blog
I am thinking about doing some writing and as such, would like whatever I write about to be presented in ...
0 votes, asked Oct 02 '11 by Gary Ritchie
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Extensive sentence
Need help rephrasing this long sentence. Thanks. See example: DuBois took the lead in Niagara movement and joined the National ...
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by Monica Ricafort
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letter correction
I need somebody to correct my letter, please help me because I am not good at English .I am waiting ...
-2 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by mona
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english language
i want someone to tell me my mistakes plz help!!!!!!!! Goodmorning, Principal, staff and students. Today I have come upon ...
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by irum75
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Word Usage
pay some one back when money is not involved I need a professional word See example: I appreciate all what ...
+1 vote, asked Oct 01 '11 by mansho
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The club HAVE or HAS decided
However, the club HAVE decided that it is best he stays away completely while they carry out their investigation. Quoted ...
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by Yoong
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actual use of tense
If the first sentence is "I had done it." and the second sentence is "I did it." May it be ...
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by Saikat Marik
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grammer and confusion
what's the difference between gender and sex?
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by Saikat Marik
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Articles
"An elephant is the largest of all land animals"-Is the sentence correct or not?
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by lakshmi
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Is this report format correct.
.Here I present to you , a detailed report regarding the delay caused in restoring the Failure b/w Nellore – ...
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by nagalaxmi
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spelling
what is wrong with writing the word, stakeholders? It is being highlited as a spelling error on my text and ...
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by Mwakughu Mwata
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looking
I am looking forward to hearing from you soon. See example: i am looking forward to hearing from you soon.
0 votes, asked Oct 01 '11 by Maxamed
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