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verb tense
I am familiar with the "have been verb-ing" construction of the present perfect continuous, but is there a name for ...
verb tense 0 votes, asked Jun 01 '14 by DEBRA BOELK
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Another Comma Quandary
Is the comma in this sentence necessary? If it is, why? Patrick Turner's body was found on September 28, in ...
0 votes, asked May 31 '14 by Boone
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gerund or infinitive
Teachers would like ......... long holidays. which is the corrrect answer and why? a) to have b) having c) having ...
0 votes, asked May 31 '14 by sushma yadav
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when "where" is used
I can't figure out which one of the below sentences is correct. 1.There is a shelf at a height where ...
0 votes, asked May 31 '14 by Chihua
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What is the proper word for one who has become "activated"?
In a (fictional) religion, people go through a ritual called "Activation". Would the person going through this be called an ...
+1 vote, asked May 30 '14 by Eugenia Brock
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I'm trying to submit this for proofit and do not see a link
Can you tell me how to submit this to proofit for a 3 hour turn-a-round? See example: Interestingly, the patient ...
-1 votes, asked May 30 '14 by JoAnn Zaker
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Confused with the word "how"
Which sentence do you think is right or best to use as a question? and also, Are they both just ...
0 votes, edited May 30 '14 by Ernest Estrella
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how or why
__ do you find the dictionary?a. How b. Why . which one is the correct answer to the question? and ...
0 votes, asked May 30 '14 by yale
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Boxing vs kickboxing martial disciplines that are mixed?
What's of battling out-of these 3 the very best type
mmosguides 0 votes, asked May 30 '14 by Steve Hovell
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correct sentence or not?
"I could not witness the match due to it getting postponed" -- is it a right frame of questions? is ...
0 votes, asked May 30 '14 by deb
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Use of articles
The development of vaccines against tropical diseases. Development of Windows 8 started in 2009. There is no article in front ...
0 votes, asked May 29 '14 by Ema Kis
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Grammar
How can I reword this? See example: The compass was invented during the Qin dynasty (221-206 B.C.) The first time ...
0 votes, asked May 28 '14 by Tangela Hook
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Grammar: Usage of no. . .nor
Neither/nor usage is straightforward and not/nor is understandable. Seen infrequently is the usage of no. . .nor in a sentence. ...
nor 0 votes, asked May 28 '14 by Ann Palmer
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Grammar vs syntax
What is the difference between grammar and syntax?
0 votes, asked May 28 '14 by david
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Grammar check
Recently I have used your services and some, what I am very confused I have sent a document to be ...
0 votes, asked May 28 '14 by Mr Krasimir ivanov
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Types of phrases
Which type of phrases are these: 1. A nice red shirt2. In a loud voice
0 votes, asked May 28 '14 by Aisha
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Grammar
Form a question between brackets: (I stood at the door) and waved at her.
0 votes, asked May 28 '14 by Aisha
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Grammar
Choose the correct verb: please have the maid clean my room, or please have the maid to clean my room, ...
0 votes, asked May 28 '14 by Aisha
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Quotations within Quotations
I am trying to put a quote from a book. But here's the problem: The quote has a quote in ...
0 votes, asked May 27 '14 by Evan Shaw
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Subordinate Clauses
What type of clause is "...when it is raining" in the sentence: I don't like it when it is raining. ...
0 votes, asked May 27 '14 by Peter D
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Correct the statement
Almost everyone enjoy going on a vacation
grammar 0 votes, asked May 27 '14 by Aisha
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Change the Narration
"Roton, have you done you English today?" asked the teacher. "Yes Sir, I did it. But I have not understood ...
0 votes, asked May 25 '14 by Sabina Shaheen
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Grammar check
Can I start a sentence with 'A little strange how....' as opposed to 'It's a little strange how...' ?
0 votes, asked May 25 '14 by Sarah
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how many clauses
Josh Green is the man who police believe stole two pairs of running shoes earlier today.
0 votes, asked May 24 '14 by Bernard Stokes
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Agreement between verbs in main and dependent clauses
Consider this sentence I came across today in a news article: They said they believe the strangers targeted them because ...
0 votes, asked May 24 '14 by Marc Merlin
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How do I add deportment to my dictionary? It is suggested without direction as to how to complete.
In analyzing my deportment of others, I understand my performance is a challenge that I work on continuously. See example: ...
0 votes, asked May 24 '14 by Tracie Session
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Correct use of the comma
Is it necessary to put a comma between 'constitution' and 'guaranteeing' in the following sentence:"no constitution guaranteeing freedom of expression"Since ...
comma punctuation 0 votes, asked May 23 '14 by Ki Zaru
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Gerunds: Watching
I had a buddy of mine recently tell me I missed a gerund in the following sentence or my sentence ...
gerund Infinitive 0 votes, asked May 23 '14 by Felip
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That v. Which
Should the which in the sentence below be changed to a that? On April 18, the Washington State Office of ...
0 votes, asked May 23 '14 by Kenneth Whitley
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Searching for a word
Is there a word in the English language to describe something that is equal parts beautiful and sad? And beautiful ...
Word-choice Word 0 votes, asked May 23 '14 by Brgrs_of_Gnarnia
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