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Can "that" as a conjunction introduce an Independent clause?
Hi, Fowler's English Usage says: "'That' is used as a conjunction to introduce a subordinate clause, and a subordinate clause ...
that Conjunction independent clause Subordinate 0 votes, asked Mar 10 '14 by Christopher Renni-Calliope
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Marketing 1
Hello. should the sentence read Failure to compete could adversely affect the growth See example: Failure to compete effectively could ...
0 votes, asked Mar 09 '14 by afara lee-harris
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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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