Questions tagged with vocabulary

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Word equivalence
What is the equivalent of the word "aquatic", but related with fire, not water? Thanks!
vocab vocabulary Word 0 votes, asked Sep 07 by Artemyx
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Proper Use of English Words
Please guide at your earliest regarding proper use of English words a fill in blank question. Question: 'She might be ...
vocabulary +1 vote, asked Aug 30 by Alrajul Abdullah
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Need one word for an action
Need one word for the action "to check if something exists - if not then create that thing".
vocabulary 0 votes, asked Aug 11 by Gaurav Joshi
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Vocabulary help
I read the following passage followed by a question. Running, sailing and flying are natural ways of moving about as ...
vocabulary 0 votes, asked May 27 by Vimal Kotecha
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The secretary was accused of ____________ the company's funds. cheating extorting swindling embezzling
vocab vocabulary 0 votes, asked May 08 by Claire Chan
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"Purporting" a cause - vs - "Supporting" a cause
I read this sentence recently in a newspaper article regarding the health care system in U.S: "If elected, Donald Trump ...
vocabulary Word-choice meaning context +1 vote, asked Mar 06 by Hussain Murtaza
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a metaphor about myself
I am from China and I need to describe myself through something object with a metaphor in my English class ...
gramar vocabulary english highschool Metaphor +1 vote, edited Feb 17 by KascomeMor
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Kinly check the following and corrct any mistakes please . Drop by drop, a small river becomes a sea... Hand ...
grammar vocabulary paragraph correct 0 votes, asked Dec 08 '15 by Oussama Mahroug
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Is supplication used correctly and does the sentence sound awkward?
Many people ask with supplication about which generation is happier?
supplication help Sentence vocabulary 0 votes, asked Nov 02 '15 by christine
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word: was reported that the new insectiscide is taking a toll on the ash treesB.the phoenix is a mythical ...
vocabulary 0 votes, asked Aug 29 '15 by zubayer ahmed
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Light (noun) with Negative Connotation
I'm looking for a synonym for light (noun) with a negative connotation. Any help is greatly appreciated!
Synonym english vocabulary 0 votes, asked Jun 09 '15 by Phoebe Shively
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The mistake in this sentence is......can you help me find the correct word to use
Th improvements that could be done..... Done is wrong but why?
help vocabulary 0 votes, asked Jan 12 '15 by Margaux
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What does the word "political outfit" mean when used with "what" and "which"? Elaborating, when used as" which" it means ...
vocabulary grammar +1 vote, asked Nov 28 '14 by Mayank Jain
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UC paper
Hi, Im writting my university of California transfer paper and it requires me to describe both my passion for my ...
vocabulary 0 votes, asked Nov 24 '14 by arik Libman
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About Vocabulary - Can I say distinguish?
Hi! There is a sentence 'It's hard to choose the best friend'. Can I say 'It's hard to distinguish the ...
vocabulary Synonym synonyms 0 votes, asked Jun 13 '14 by Alexandra Karavaeva
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Theoretically vs. hypothetically
Need help settling an argument! My girlfriend and I were getting ice cream with a friend a couple of weeks ...
vocabulary Word Usage 0 votes, asked May 15 '14 by Andrew Fendrich
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Vocabulary confusion
Sorry does anyone know the difference between high and tall? I thought tall was for people but then heard tall ...
vocabulary 0 votes, asked Jul 12 '13 by Emma Jayne Gray
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Do we eat ice cream?
We drink water.We take tea.We eat food.And of course, We sip hot coffee.Is it correct to say "We eat ice ...
vocabulary +1 vote, asked Jun 06 '13 by Rahul Gupta
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Modifiers !
" What are supplied by the Municipal Corporation, is not free from contamination." Find out the Post Modifier.
modifiers question grammar vocabulary adjectives 0 votes, asked Mar 14 '13 by Pyaree Dash
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Is this sentence correct?
He shifted his eyes between the other people sitting there.
sentance vocab vocabulary english 0 votes, asked Jan 26 '13 by user22
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Is this sentence correct?
This is a thought I've tried to block out of my mind for so long.
Sentence vocabulary grammar Prepositions 0 votes, asked Jan 26 '13 by user22
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Help me with my sentence please.
Can I say: I gave way to sleep ?
vocabulary Structure Sentence words 0 votes, asked Jan 18 '13 by user22
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Help me with my sentence please.
I lie there, not taking my gaze away from the ceiling. Is this sentence and the use of the word ...
Sentence vocabulary Structure Prepositions 0 votes, asked Jan 16 '13 by user22
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Usage of the word drift...
I drift back into the present. Is this a correct sentence? I mean by the sentence that I was thinking ...
vocabulary words grammar Structure 0 votes, asked Jan 13 '13 by user22
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The word tug
"I tugged at his arm gently" Is this sentence correct? and can tug be used with gently?
vocabulary grammar sentences Word 0 votes, asked Sep 02 '12 by user22
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Can we say falter at ? Example : Her voice faltered at the last word. By the sentence I mean: ...
vocabulary Structure sentences Prepositions 0 votes, asked Sep 01 '12 by user22
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Is the sentence okay that way?
I used to cry, imploring to go for a walk whenever I want just like my sister. is the sentence ...
Word Sentence vocabulary commas +1 vote, asked Aug 26 '12 by user22
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Plz help me with this sentence!!!!
My room has literally everything. Do I need to put a comma after literally? or is it even correct this ...
Word commas grammar vocabulary 0 votes, asked Aug 25 '12 by user22
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Pleeaase help me with this sentence!!
In her new house, she feels secluded from the rest of the neighborhood, or the rest of the planet for ...
Word sentences vocabulary grammar 0 votes, asked Aug 25 '12 by user22
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Is my sentence correct?? If not what is the correction please...
I refuse to continue this act. I mean by the sentence: I refuse to continue pretending...
grammar vocabulary Word sentences -1 votes, asked Aug 23 '12 by user22
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