Questions tagged with word

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push against or towards something?
If it is physical, for example, ''I'm pushing my hands towards the floor'' (I mean that I'm doing a force ...
Word Usage Differences +1 vote, asked Feb 02 by Lia
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it's correct to say ''I'm not disagreeing with you'' ?
in a person's original post I commented something that might be confusing, so I decided to add more information by ...
grammar phrases synonyms Word usages 0 votes, asked Jan 28 by Lia
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Article critique/ Reducing the fear of falling among elderly
I need to have my critique of an article for my class checked for grammr, usage, spelling, punctuation, word choice, ...
grammar Usage punctuation spelling Word 0 votes, asked Jan 28 by Cathleen Munoz
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sequence of words
Select the correct sequence of words to complete this sentence. _____ his French project, Xander ______ up all night , ...
sequence Word order +2 votes, asked Dec 30 '15 by quanny
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word not responding with Grammarly activated or enabled
Running Windows10 and using Word2013: Are there updates available to fix this? I just purchased this software for one year ...
Word unresponsive word2013 windows10 0 votes, edited Nov 16 '15 by Nancy Riley
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reputation/repute
What is the right option? He set up institution of international reputation/repute.
wordusage Word repute reputation +1 vote, asked Oct 28 '15 by Sachin Kumar
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Wordy Introductory Sentence- help!
My introductry sentence is very wordy, and I want to make it shorter yet impactful and keep the same ideas: ...
wordy wordine Word Word-choice 0 votes, asked Oct 20 '15 by ayilah ayilah@gmail.com
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using "all" as an adverb and an adjective
My question is: how do we use the word all as an adjective and as an adverb? When I looked ...
the Word all +1 vote, asked Sep 20 '15 by Phoebe
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Choose the one word or phrase that best completes the sentence.
1.At that moment who......into the room but his first wife.a)was walking b)did walk c)should walk d)walked 2.I bought two antique....carpets.a)red ...
Word 0 votes, asked Sep 07 '15 by Andreea
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companywide or company-wide or company wide
So which is it: companywide, company-wide, or company wide? I believe "companywide" is correct and I have seen it used ...
correct Word spelling 0 votes, asked Aug 21 '15 by Patrick
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Article use for the word "gum"
So when we are speaking to our friends or whoever, we may ask "Do you have gum", or "Can I ...
Articles Word grammar 0 votes, asked Aug 21 '15 by Taylor
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Word Choice: administrator vs administer
What's the difference between an administrator and an administer, and when should I use each?
Word choice 0 votes, asked Jul 23 '15 by fsad
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Can we say "fighting battles"?
The sentence is: "In the game, players create avatars in whose guise they spend hours with other players fighting battles." ...
Word fight fighting Sentence +1 vote, asked Jun 11 '15 by Zhenia Sluisarchuk
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Which sentence is correct?
'Try slowing your speech down a little' or 'Try slowing down your speech a little'.
Word position order Sentence +3 votes, asked May 25 '15 by Steve
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word choice
SENTENCE - The visibility around this area* is simply incredible; no matter how deep you dive, the turquoise waters never ...
Word choice 0 votes, asked Apr 01 '15 by Viv
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Word usage - petty
I'm correcting the third grade vocabulary sentence below. The use of "petty" doesn't seem correct, but I'm not sure why. ...
Word petty 0 votes, asked Mar 21 '15 by Karen Hovey
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Mac plugin for word still missing???? URGENT
Is there still no plugin for MS Word for mac??? People disuss it already for years.... Will there be a ...
Mac Word plugin 0 votes, asked Feb 26 '15 by Anna Hausmann
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appendable
Is appendable a word ? How could you describe something with the ability to be appended to something else? Eg. ...
Word words question 0 votes, asked Feb 24 '15 by Julian Caruana
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Where or were?
Hello, Sorry silly question but which one applies for the following sentence: Food passes through the mouth where accessory organs ...
Word-choice Word grammar Sentence 0 votes, asked Feb 20 '15 by Saab
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The most creative way to use the word hunger in a paragarph
How to use the word hunger in a paragraph, instead of simply using the word ? Something like, 'The burn ...
Word Usage grammar english 0 votes, asked Dec 21 '14 by Anna Vinaya Xavier
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Word Choice between "wasn't" and "weren't"
In the following sentence: "When she'd found out their kind weren't as appealing as she'd hoped...." The correct word choice, ...
was were Word choice 0 votes, asked Dec 02 '14 by Michael Scott
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Article THE and WORD ORDER
I am confused with the use of the article THE and word orther. In this example, what is correct to ...
omit the Word order -1 votes, edited Dec 04 '14 by Gerardo
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The base word for production
What is the base word for 'production' in the following sentence? "The school musical is a student production that takes ...
base Word production 0 votes, edited Oct 28 '14 by Lisa
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Devote or dedicate?
Which is correct? The exhibition is devoted to Charles Rennie Mackintosh OR The exhibition is dedicated to Charles Rennie Mackintosh?
Word choice 0 votes, asked Sep 26 '14 by Anastasia
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Word choice
Can I use "hassel-free" in a serious formal business writing? What may be the substitue for this word, as this ...
Word choice 0 votes, asked Sep 18 '14 by Natalia
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Simple Sentence Help 'its' versus 'ours'
Is this a proper statement? " is pleased to submit our Qualifications for....." Should the word 'its' be used ...
Sentence Word use 0 votes, asked Sep 11 '14 by Sierra
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Formerly OR Earlier
Formerly OR earlier? Which one fits better in different situations in the below sentences? The name of our company has ...
Word Difference 0 votes, asked Aug 29 '14 by Natalia
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business letter
When refering to a council and our village, do I capitalize these words and use the in front?
Using the Word 0 votes, asked Aug 12 '14 by Elaine
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Wrong word order - can it exist?
Hi, guys! I'm translating russian verse now, so I've faced lots of difficulties! Have a look at this stanza: Encouraged ...
passive wrong Word order 0 votes, asked Jul 27 '14 by Alexey Kavun
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"Either" in a sentence
Hi! I have a question regarding the use of the adverb form of the word "either" in a sentence. For ...
either Sentence Usage Word 0 votes, asked Jun 29 '14 by Lauren
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