Questions tagged with noun

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Some vs some of
Operation is not supported by some selected objects vs Operation is not supported by some of selected objects Which one ...
some noun 0 votes, asked Sep 05 by aquancee
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Question on the usage of "desire"
I learned that the noun "desire" can be both countable and uncountable. I wonder, then, if the following three senteces ...
Uncountable countable noun 0 votes, asked Jul 31 by 유미 안
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Adjectives Modify Nouns: The foundation seems good.
I learned in junior high school that certain "state of being verbs" or "linking verbs" take predicate adjectives that modify ...
adjective Adverb noun Predicateadjective 0 votes, asked Jul 23 by John Odhner
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Parts of speech of blasts in "Watch Arnab Goswami blasts at the MLA for abusing a female reporter".
I want to find the Parts of speech of 'blasts' in the sentence "Watch Arnab Goswami blasts at the MLA ...
parts of speech noun verb 0 votes, asked Jun 07 by Naveen
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Noun or verb?
"Further study is needed to..." Is the word study in this case a verb or noun?
study noun verb 0 votes, asked Jun 02 by Nessie
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What is the correct one
Is your father a teacher or Are your father a teacher
verb noun 0 votes, asked Apr 30 by Ankit Jain
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Unsure of capital use for plural nouns
Should 'ministries of education' have a capital M & E below? I know if it was 'Ministry of Education' referring ...
capital noun 0 votes, asked Apr 27 by Jamie
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food (countable\uncountable)
Hello! I have a question in the sentence "The best food for a party is crisps, chips, snacks , juice,etc" ...
food countable Uncountable agreement noun +1 vote, asked Apr 21 by Regina
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Audience was or were?
Audience was very excited. Audience were very excited. Which one is correct? Thanks in advance.
collective noun audience +1 vote, asked Apr 17 by silver
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Uncountable/Countable noun?
Hi! I was wondering whether the noun "Price" is uncountable och countable in English? Best regards, Matilda
noun price Uncountable countable +1 vote, asked Mar 17 by Matilda Österberg
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Are these words Adjectives or Nouns?
Would the word "batter's" in the word batter's box be considered an adjective or a noun? For example, "I stepped ...
noun nouns adjective adjectives Sentence 0 votes, asked Feb 17 by Dana Evangelist
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forest finery
is finery a noun as well in this case
noun +1 vote, asked Feb 04 by Rebecca Karlsson
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When to hyphen noun phrases
Hello, everybody. Thank you so much for taking the time to read this and reply. I'm writing my résumé in ...
hyphen hyphenation noun Phrase english +1 vote, asked Feb 02 by Cynthiay Penovi
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Noun
I consider T.V. as one of the greatest scientific achievements of our times. (Rewrite it using the noun form of ...
noun +1 vote, asked Dec 16 '15 by Vladimir007
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Adjective + noun
Can I write like this: "It had been yet another unbearably challenging of a morning"?My teacher marked the "of a" ...
adjective noun adjectives teacher of 0 votes, asked Nov 18 '15 by Joel Kaasalainen
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a noun clause using present tense to describe a future situation.
I have written the following and Google results show that this is OVERWHELMINGLY more common. But I cannot argue its ...
noun clause tense 0 votes, edited Oct 10 '15 by Ross Tulloch
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Grammar (simple) - Something to do with possessive noun, plural, & punctuation.
I had an assignment of writing analysis/reflection of 10 crime documentaries. So, its one reflection/analysis for each of the 10 ...
grammar plural noun possesive punctuation +1 vote, asked Jul 29 '15 by Elena Y. Mijares
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collective_noun
Jury is a collective noun is by grammar rules goes with a singular verb; but in several sites i see ...
collective noun 0 votes, asked Jul 17 '15 by Servius Prime
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'a' or 'of a' following an adjective?
- "He is just as good a teacher as..." or "He is just as good of a teacher as..." - ...
grammar noun adjective 0 votes, asked Jun 18 '15 by Leah Johnstone
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Import, imports or importer
In my email signature I want to add a short description of what the company does. The company imports and/or ...
noun verb plural singular 0 votes, asked Jun 09 '15 by Pablo Morales
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Can 'scribbling' be a noun?
Hi there! Currently, I'm reading a book on 'Android Phones' and I can't understand the author's use of the word ...
noun adjective +1 vote, edited May 31 '15 by Abdul Quadir
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Word order of "Judas Priest"
I am wondering if someone could tell me why "Judas Priest" is not "Priest Judas" like "Doctor Williams." Thank you. ...
noun apposition 0 votes, edited May 23 '15 by iamaimo
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Adjective or not?
Is 'sea' in sea shell an adjective of the noun 'shell' or not? Or is it together just a noun?
adjective noun 0 votes, asked Mar 23 '15 by Pascal van Geest
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Noun
Which fragment is grammatically correct: 1) Rotational deformity bilateral 5th toe 2) Rotational deformity bilateral 5th toes
noun 0 votes, asked Mar 21 '15 by Stylissima
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Noun form of the verb "enfold"
Hi all, Can anyone tell me what the noun of "enfold"/"enfolding" would be? (I.e., the object that is 'enfolded'). I ...
grammar verb noun 0 votes, asked Mar 20 '15 by Asa Skinner
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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 '15 by Sibloe
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Chris's chair or Chris' chair
This is quite confusing. Do we add another s for the possessive form of a name ending with s? So, ...
noun possesive 0 votes, asked Mar 11 '15 by Yena A.
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I am having a spirited debate over my sentence structure in a question I asked over text message.
I asked this question in a group text: "Still wanting some infused jalapeño tequila steve?" Chaos ensued. I understand that ...
noun Adverb adjective compound 0 votes, asked Feb 28 '15 by Jay B
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Narwhal song use of awesome
"Narwhals are causing a commotion because they are so awesome." Is "awesome" used incorrectly as a noun in this sentence?
adjective noun 0 votes, asked Feb 21 '15 by Justin
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Article With Uncountable Noun - 2 sentences
Is the use of the article correct in the following sentences: 1. I love rice. It is a(?!) healthy food ...
article Uncountable noun 0 votes, asked Feb 17 '15 by Ju Ratė
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