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Correct the one mistake in each of the following sentences
A number of students is absent today
0 votes, asked Jul 17 '14 by Free2rhyme164
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subject
How am i supposed to find which adverb/adjective is modifying what subject?
0 votes, asked Jul 17 '14 by rma2002
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how do I check for plagiarism in my paper
I have submited my paper and I don't know if the plagiarism is checked and I do not see a ...
0 votes, asked Jul 17 '14 by Norma Olivarez
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Use of "for" and "to"
Which is correct to say, kisses to all or kisses for all?
0 votes, asked Jul 17 '14 by Dar Ribeiro
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grammar
Is this sentence wrong grammatically and if so why? She asked rice of him.
0 votes, asked Jul 17 '14 by zcs2a
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Comma splice
Why are Sentences A and B acceptable and not considered verboten due to comma splices? Sentence A: I came, I ...
comma 0 votes, asked Jul 16 '14 by Oliver Wendel Holmes
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The vs. My
I was asked to proofread a letter for my boss. I came accross the following sentence: "On my sixteenth birthday, ...
0 votes, asked Jul 16 '14 by Jennifer Whaley
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Grammar
In this sentence: "Does she live in England?" what part of speech are the words "does" and "live"? Thank you. ...
0 votes, asked Jul 16 '14 by Pauline
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Is this a complete sentence or a fragment?
I had discussed with my friend that we would be open with each other so I sent her a text ...
0 votes, asked Jul 15 '14 by Josh
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Tense
Choose the correct answer.Use Present simple or Present continous as appropiate:- 1.The film starts/is starting at 2:00pm.
tenses 0 votes, asked Jul 15 '14 by Dibyajit Dash
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is this a run on sentence?
It was my parents with my little sister also aunt and uncle with my three cousin, franklin and I which ...
0 votes, asked Jul 15 '14 by cecely martinez
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singular or plural
My friend is directing a film titled 3 illegal.I think it is grammatically incorrect and shoul be 3 illegals as ...
plural 0 votes, asked Jul 15 '14 by fatema
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tell him about her/ his
I will tell him about her daughter. Is it correct if I use 'about her' or it is 'about his' ...
0 votes, asked Jul 15 '14 by aruna
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Comma "pause" question
A friend and I were playing Trivial Pursuit when we came across this question: "What Jack Nicholson film had a ...
comma pause +1 vote, asked Jul 14 '14 by Adam
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Make (up) a sentence with the word
1) Make a sentence with the word. 2) Make up a sentence with the word. Which one is natural? Thank ...
0 votes, asked Jul 14 '14 by Hans
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Tell the mathematical relation
Half the number of woman as men
-1 votes, asked Jul 14 '14 by Keshu Thegreat
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Tautology?
"Honest Truth". Tautology or something else?
0 votes, asked Jul 14 '14 by Dave Sweet
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is it a correct statement?
"Let me know if i have any updates on this yet" Is this statement correct to be used when i ...
correction help +1 vote, asked Jul 14 '14 by Kete
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Idioms
Are idioms surrounded by quotes?
0 votes, asked Jul 13 '14 by Rev. Alicia Victoria Montague
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noun phrases
I wonder if we say "my son is 1 years old" or "my son is one year old". Could you ...
0 votes, asked Jul 13 '14 by Ngoc Dang
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preoposition
roger came ___ a pitiful sight last sunday.
-1 votes, asked Jul 13 '14 by shraddha
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Use of 'that' in the beginning of a sentence
Dear Grammarly, Please advise if the following sentence is grammaratically correct: "That it is best to slow down." ---------------- Can ...
0 votes, asked Jul 13 '14 by ruyue
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Position of Adverb in Sentences
Which sentence has correct position of adverbs? [Adverbs are mentioned in Italics] Set 1 "Will he be still there?" or, ...
0 votes, asked Jul 12 '14 by Aryan Andaleeb Azim
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English
Which one of the following is correct? i)"she got disturbed by his knock" or ii)"she got disturbed by his knocks" ...
0 votes, asked Jul 12 '14 by Raktim Phukan
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punctuation
In a summary highlighting an award described as President's Award. Is it proper to not 14 President's awards? thanks,
0 votes, asked Jul 12 '14 by andy
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Word order
The question is - why is this sentence "I don't know what is his job" incorrect? I know that 'is' ...
0 votes, asked Jul 12 '14 by Kazzaire
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pronouns
If some asks, Who is next?" Should you answer "he" or "him.m. Please explain.
subject or object pronouns 0 votes, asked Jul 11 '14 by stacey jones
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i felt a quench in my mouth
Can you even feel a quench in your mouth. Where can you feel a quench?
0 votes, asked Jul 11 '14 by katherine chua
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grammar
1. If you ..... her ,although I know she is on holiday , tell her to come to the party. ...
0 votes, asked Jul 11 '14 by melinda
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There were never enough rooms for everyone to have one to themselves.
everyone to have one to themselves or everyone to have one to oneself? which is right?
0 votes, asked Jul 11 '14 by Amshan Kumar
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