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Why do we use on and in for different open spaces?
Why do we say 'I'm walking on the common' but then say 'I'm walking in the park'. Similarly we walk ...
+1 vote, asked Sep 24 '15 by Carol Ellis
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some of them vs some of which
Owing to acid rain, historic buildings are crumbling into decay,_________.①and some of them world treasures many centuries old②some of them ...
appositive non-restrictive 0 votes, asked Sep 24 '15 by Константин Гундев
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part of speech?
In the sentence, "I prefer being inside to being outside." What part of speech is "inside"? What is "being inside"? ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Linda Bonder
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Use of the word participatory vs. participate
Is it grammatically correct to say " During the meeting, I wanted to be participatory, so I tried to ask ...
grammar 0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Jade Serys
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Personal pronouns
Is there a rule about where to use I and where to use me
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Akshi
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Tense
Hi, may i know what is the tense for is/are followed by verd+ed, example:- The food are prepared for the ...
+1 vote, asked Sep 23 '15 by Ong
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They sit together. Is there a grammar error in that sentence?
Is this a complete sentence?
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Dorethia
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Cancel Account
I want to cancel my account.
-1 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Paulette Parker
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Pronoun Reference with which and comma
Being German and working in the field of patents, I have a question with respect to pronoun reference: In patents ...
pronouns reference 0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Mathias Smolarski
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Placement of "also"
My boss consistently corrects my use of the word “also”. I’m not sure which of us is correct, and I ...
placement wording 0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Emma
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behavior
The ability to express gratitude, compassion, joy and love, allowing all to bring a quiet peace into the heart, mind ...
Lies or lays 0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Sayif M. Sanyika
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Types of negation
Identify the types of negation in the following sentences1.They aren't at home. 2.Mr.Mittal has misplaced the file. 3.None of the ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Devika
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is this a run-on? if so, how can i fix it?
For many years, I have lived in Miami, Florida, a southern city in which life revolves around the beach.
run-on grammarcorrection Style 0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Laura Frank
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grammar problem with fox
Is this sentence grammatically correct ? "baby fox's personal hero" or just 'baby fox personal hero" ? I want to ...
0 votes, asked Sep 23 '15 by Meggi
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Can you identify the following sentence parts?
What do you think will happen to him when he arrives at school?
Sentence -1 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Monica M. Ray
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which is correct to say at organization or in organization?
which is correct to say in organization or at organization?
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Samy
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Present Perfect of Past Simple?
Which of the following sentence is correct? 1) During my career I have worked on papers that have been published. ...
presentperfect pastsimple 0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by moritz.sulzer
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Incorrect comparisons
Should it bother me when somewhen says an item is five times lighter than another item. Or one store is ...
COMPARISONS comparison +1 vote, asked Sep 22 '15 by RichS
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Use of the adjective "proudly"
The Fire Department in my City has the moto, "Proudly we serve". Is this grammatically correct? In my mind it ...
adjective slogans 0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Spencer Kyle
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Agency Ad
Whethet its correct to say " Agency that is not only concerned about increasing their bills"
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Shihab Sheikh
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acceptable words that can be used at the start of a sentence
Hi, just need help as to whether it is perfectly acceptable to use the word 'likewise' at the start of ...
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by aishay bee
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I'm going to have to start working out more, obviously
What is wrong with this sentence?
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Gennady Amusyev
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voice change
Do you give me a pen?
-1 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by emon
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grammer question
"you had to have a hair cut" is this correct sentence according to english grammer rules?
had have grammer +1 vote, asked Sep 22 '15 by amit mann
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use of does
does she came?
0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Saloni Jain
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how to say it correctly
I want to say that i know him before i know you such as do you know me before you ...
english +1 vote, asked Sep 22 '15 by Rayan X Rayan
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punctuation
Are hyphens needed in the following phrase: 'a lower middle class Indian man'?
hyphens 0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Charles Fishman
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Transitive and intransitive
Hi, I have some questions: 1. What are the transitive and the intransitive verbs? 2. When do I use them? ...
transitive intransitive example Thanks 0 votes, asked Sep 22 '15 by Santiago
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None or no one
Hi, I'd like to know which of the two is the correct form of the phrase; "none in particular" or ...
grammar Phrase 0 votes, asked Sep 21 '15 by Deepak Charles
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grammar
Which of these is correct or are they both wrong? a. Failure to sign up could result in you not ...
0 votes, asked Sep 21 '15 by Annette
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