Questions tagged with structure

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Tortured syntax...but Grammarly thought it was A-ok?
A nonprofit client recently wrote this in a letter to supporters to invite them to save the date for a ...
syntax Usage Structure 0 votes, asked Nov 29 '15 by Barbara McM
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Is this sentence grammatically correct?
'Mr. Merlyn, I believe.' (This is a character speaking)
Sentence Structure 0 votes, asked Nov 14 '15 by Sam W
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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 '15 by max
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What Should I send you OR What I should send you
Hi everyone I want to send a letter but I have a problem . I don't know which one if ...
Structure 0 votes, asked Aug 01 '15 by Bahareh
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What's the original form of the following sentence? I don't know why there is "comma" and "verb-ing"?"An indigenous culture can ...
Structure 0 votes, asked Jul 10 '15 by padeshah87
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in my current role, i can demonstrate this by
I am writing a selection criteria where i need to demonstrate my abilities , how can i reword this so ...
rewording grammer Sentence Structure +1 vote, asked May 23 '15 by larissa
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What is the type of this sentence?
I was wondering if a sentence started with something like "for example" does it make it a compound sentence? like ...
grammar Sentence english Structure 0 votes, asked May 05 '15 by Suzie Toumeh
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Word showing wrong grammar structur, plz advise.
What is wrong with this sentence and how would you rephrase it? Thank you. "Numerical modeling for the support of ...
grammar sentences fibers Structure 0 votes, asked Apr 22 '15 by Viktor Klouček
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please tell me how to explain this sentence's grammar structure
MaxiMed care also has the right to enforce such limitation mentioned above for minor health problems the insured previously had ...
grammar Sentence Structure verbsequence 0 votes, asked Feb 26 '15 by yin cruz
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need grammar feedback+advice with 2 sentences postsecondary level
I need someone, preferably from Canada, to look at 2 sentences to help me further my understanding of English with ...
syntax grammar semantics Structure university 0 votes, asked Feb 14 '15 by ned helpoften
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Combination of "how does" and "like"
Is "How does it taste like?" correct grammar for requesting a description of a taste? Alternatives questions: "What does it ...
help Structure question 0 votes, asked Feb 04 '15 by Garrett
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Sentence Classification by Structure
How would one classify a sentence containing dialogue and an attribution? Here's an example: She said, "I can't attend the ...
sentences Structure classification 0 votes, asked Jan 22 '15 by Scott
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sentence structure
Are both of these sentences grammatically correct? He picked up the books.He picked the books up. Thanks.
Sentence Structure 0 votes, asked Jan 07 '15 by hakesad
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sentence grammar - help!
Can someone offer me any advice on this sentence? It doesn't sound or feel right, and I'm not quite sure ...
Sentence grammar Structure 0 votes, edited Nov 20 '14 by Sierra
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Is this sentence correct?
"How can one thing be different every time we lay eyes on?" If this is not correct or easy on ...
grammar Sentence question Structure help 0 votes, edited Oct 30 '14 by user22
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How can I explain "This"
Here is my example sentence: The comedian tried to make the audience laugh but he was unable to do this. ...
this Structure 0 votes, asked Oct 09 '14 by rosemary
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'I could not be able to come'-is the sentence gramtically wright or wrong?
Structure 0 votes, asked Sep 15 '14 by Sayan Goswami
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How to describe this sentence grammatically
Was that the last report?Was is the past tense of the verb to be,was is singular. Report is countable and ...
tense Sentence Structure 0 votes, asked Sep 14 '14 by Choc
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Proper placement of the year and location?
When giving a location in a specific year, should the year be placed before or after the location? For example; ...
Structure dates locations years 0 votes, asked May 20 '14 by Michael Bigelow
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Sentence Structure- Compound or Simple?
Just wondering if there is ellipsis of the subject in the supposed, 'second' clause, then does it still count as ...
syntax compound simple Sentence Structure 0 votes, asked Mar 02 '14 by Vivien
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Need help with a sentence
Could anyone please explain why this sentence is incorrect? I have been told that "it's just not right". Are there ...
Sentence Structure grammar help 0 votes, asked Feb 18 '14 by Sierra
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Confused with questions in the past!
I've learnt that we use did + subject + infinitive for questions in the past simple, e.g. Did you play ...
past questions tobe Structure 0 votes, asked Jan 20 '14 by Murphy
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Is my sentence written correctly?!
She wants to wear another outfit. Only, there's no time. Is the sentence correct, and is the usage of "only" ...
Sentence grammar Word Structure 0 votes, asked Nov 15 '13 by user22
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Taking "that" out of this sentence -- I can't! But why?
I teach a high level English class for working adults. Most of our classes are lifeskills/needs based and we spend ...
that Sentence Structure 0 votes, asked Nov 01 '13 by Erica Holeman
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What is ... Subject and verb agreement ? Verb agreement ? Sentence structure ? Passive voice use ?
Sentence Structure 0 votes, asked Sep 25 '13 by Clarice Bean Tuesday
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Feedback on structure/wording of closing sentence.
Below is my closing sentence for an article I am working on. As of now, it is one long sentence. ...
Structure closing fragment run-on 0 votes, asked Sep 18 '13 by Brandon |Haphazard|
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On a side note I have little experience in actually playing ultimate frisbee, would that be a problem? Is it ...
punctuation comma grammar Sentence Structure 0 votes, asked Sep 05 '13 by Anonymous
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Grammar and story telling
“I held that meeting for them,” Sarah said, tilting her head towards Sally and Noah, “not for you.” Does this ...
Style Sentence Structure grammar words 0 votes, asked Aug 15 '13 by user22
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Sentence structure after conjunction 'but'
"We shifted to regular items of which savings were higher but comfortability lower." Is the usage "comfortability lower" correct, or ...
But Sentence Structure be 0 votes, asked Apr 17 '13 by Marie
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Gramatically Incorrect
I found this sentence in someone's blog. I find it redundant (also, other, too) and the word stories used incorrectly. ...
Sentence Structure Word Usage 0 votes, asked Feb 20 '13 by Lee Stone
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