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Passive voice
How can I change this to active voice. I have the worst time with this process. See example: For most ...
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by Susan Haymore
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dialogue punctuation
neither grammarly or White Smoke; seem to correct dialogue punctuation? examples: wrong: Murdock looked upset, "I really wish I could ...
dialogue 0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by Richard McCallum
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a indefinite article
Hello. My question is why there isn't "a" before "battle"? That's a quote from a book: "Explain to me why ...
article 0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by Desi
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Have got in questions
Can you explain why you can't say 'do you have got?'.
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by catherine mallorie
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how do i enable plagerism check
in the initial trial the plagerism check was enabled. Now I can not find it on the dashboard.
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by Tim Kevin
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english in the primary school
faulty parallelism See example: Teachers provide useful and interesting lessons and taught in a fun and relaxed way.
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by alvina
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Using the verb "heed" with "consequence"
Would you be able to say "We heed consequence" using the word consequence with the Merriam-Webster definition 3. Importance with ...
heed consequence definition Usage 0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by Raymond Martin
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Does "you" come before or after the other name in the sentence?
I want to let you and Michael know that Kenny will be coming to the party next Sunday.
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by De Kurib
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Difference in meaning -the use of didn't and haven't
Is there a difference in meaning between the use of didn't and haven't in these sentences: Didn't your parents teach ...
Difference meaning 0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by Javdean
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Where did it go wrong?
this is a quote i took from an article. i am confused why it is wrong? See example: "The writing, ...
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by bella setiady
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too wordy
How would I make this sentence shorter, but still get these points accross to the reader? See example: The person ...
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by sharilyn
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Whats Incorrect? : Two chairs or a sofa are ok for the room.
sentance correction 0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by kris
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contraction of be verbs
we contract the third person plural subject and be verb 'are' like 'they're'.But can we apply this rule to the ...
0 votes, asked Mar 08 '14 by J
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the big bell
In every school we have electronic period bell but do anyone knows that the schools in which our parents have ...
0 votes, asked Mar 08 '14 by rabab vadivala
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Intro of a news report
A news report said: world champion aerobatic pilot tamas nadas died In a plane crash while performing a daring stunt ...
Has died 0 votes, asked Mar 08 '14 by Anil john
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words to be followed by conjunction "and"
Which of these statements is correct? 1. Low income and price hikes make life difficult for poor people. 2. Low ...
0 votes, asked Mar 08 '14 by nitin
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Purpose of proper grammer
When someone is trying to get a proper point made the use of puctuation can make a huge impact.
punctuation 0 votes, asked Mar 08 '14 by Anna Hensley
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how do I properly punctuate this phase
The other regulation that is of vital importance to the senior staff culture is the "Accountability for adherence to this ...
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by Francisca Bardouille
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Is there a rule for using "Up" or "Down" when giving directions such a "go UP the street and turn ...
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by Sherry
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Affect vs effect
If unforeseen circumstances arise and you will not be able to make your scheduled time you must call your TSU ...
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by Brent Ramsey
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"to a map that emerged like a movie screen" Is this a simile
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by Pamela Gamble
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Specific BrE Punctuation Questions
Are the comma and full stop placements correct in each of these per BrE punctuation? Thank you. (1) Mike said, ...
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by Mike Goronsky
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The use of the word 'Said'
I'm starting to write and this one word as started to irritate me in its use when writing dialog. Should ...
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by Mark
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0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by zaid fodkar
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grammar check
The racial stereotypes disgrace Asian people
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by udit
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It is proclaimed that any man possessing arms will be punished. rewrite by("according").
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by shikha agarwal
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is correct it?
Because, he is only person who can understand my feel.
0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by masoumeh tavkoli
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collective noun
Here is the sentence which is being questioned. The gray wolf was present in Yellowstone when the park was established ...
collective noun pronoun 0 votes, asked Mar 07 '14 by Lynda Elaine
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Was vs were
I need to know the grammar term for the situation in which you use the plural form of "was" when ...
0 votes, asked Mar 06 '14 by Bruce LaFleur
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punctuation problem, what I'm doing wrong in this statement any help
Their mode of functioning, as inhibitors, are only by affecting the “neurotransmitters communication” between brain cells and this “action” results ...
0 votes, asked Mar 06 '14 by christine.iferi
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