Questions tagged with proper

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Proper sentence structure
Is the following sentence grammatically correct and acceptable or should it be changed and how? ¨I begin to question what ...
proper Sentence Structure question grammatically 0 votes, asked Aug 20 by max
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Proper wording
Hi! I'm curious about the correct way to contunue the following conversation: - I've sent you a link. You'll find ...
proper phrases 0 votes, asked Jul 09 by Anastasia Paslavskaya
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Is the phrase "I'm a plethora of useless knowledge" grammatically correct?
grammar proper useage phrases 0 votes, asked Jul 06 by Mango Starfish
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Proper grammar
Is the phrase 'personally identifying information' grammatically correct? Or should it be 'personally indentifiable information'?
grammar proper +1 vote, asked Jun 14 by Caitlin Jordan
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Is "govournment" a proper UK spelling of "government"
I'm an American who uses the UK/International spelling of words in all essays and literature I write. I thought I ...
proper spelling UK International govournment +1 vote, asked May 20 by GrammarUK
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Possessive of Plural "s" Proper Noun
In the instance where a company's name ends in a plural "s", is the correct way to make it possessive ...
plural possessive proper noun Style 0 votes, asked Mar 19 by Sibloe
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Apostrophes and possesion
Two men named Steve decide they want to start a business together, and so they name their business, "Two Steve's ...
nouns proper apostrophe possession 0 votes, asked Dec 29 '14 by Chris Raiola
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Proper name or common noun
The name of the club is the Cliff Climbing Club. The club has 10 members. The second instance of “club” ...
nouns proper common Name 0 votes, asked Nov 15 '14 by Osraed
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Proper use of commas
A client sent me the following copy to be used in a brochure: "All sponsorships are exclusive, unless otherwise stated ...
proper use of commas 0 votes, asked Sep 18 '14 by Jake
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Rosie could just about hear her mum sigh behind the kitchen door.
Is this usage of mum a proper noun and needs capitalisation or common noun and correct as is?
capitalisation proper common nouns 0 votes, asked Nov 17 '13 by carol powney
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Proper usage of "Can be said to be"
When is the proper time, if any, to use the phrase "Can be said to be"? My wife and I ...
proper grammar correct can said 0 votes, asked Oct 31 '12 by Minsoo
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Capitalizing Units of Time
I am a teacher and we have just completed reports and have undertaken a gruelling proofreading session. A lot of ...
capitalization nouns proper reports 0 votes, asked Jun 27 '12 by lucysoup
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