Subscribe: UsingEnglish.com ESL Forum
http://www.usingenglish.com/forum/external.php?type=rss2
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
Tags:
blame blame  blame  close  cool  correct  cost  football  form  grammar  https  minutes  playing football  playing  sentences  spy nanny 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: UsingEnglish.com ESL Forum

UsingEnglish.com ESL Forum



Free English language forums and chat for EFL / ESL students and teachers with discussions covering issues such as grammar, exams, qualifications, academic/business English and more.



Last Build Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2018 06:41:40 GMT

 



"Cost" in a sentence

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 04:13:21 GMT

Hello, everyone. If someone asks how much is the cost of something, a TV for example. How should I reply? #1. The TV cost 13,000. #2. The TV will cost 13,000.



needs to

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:20:20 GMT

I'd like to know the difference between somebody has to do something and somebody needs to do something. It seems to me as if they're often used interchangeably but my guess is that, when a failure would have severe consequences for that...



[Grammar] He along with ME/I is playing football.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 22:38:30 GMT

This is not my homework. I am trying to understand if we use subject form or object form in such sentences. He along with ME/I is playing football. He unlike ME/I is playing football. He guided by ME/I is playing football. He rather...



Which of those sentences need 'the' ?

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:52:36 GMT

I want to write something like... 'In the old age, (the) hair turns white, (the) skin gets full of furrows, (the) body becomes uglier and (the) person feels weaker'.



Can I say 'ruptures' instead of 'wrinkles' ?

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:10:36 GMT

'Skin gets full of ruptures as we age'. Is this correct? I don't want to use the word 'wrinkles' because reasons.



[Grammar] (the) temperature reached 22C

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:20:39 GMT

https://cadobhik39.livejournal.com/71210.html ---Quote--- Today, April 18th, was the first warm day of spring. After the usual grey cool start to the day, the sky turned blue and temperature reached 22C ---End Quote--- Why isn't there the...



Bob proposed to Gina

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:03:07 GMT

Are my sentences grammatically correct? Bob proposed to Gina at halftime of a football game, which turned out to be a bad idea. As soon as he finished his sentence, she walked out, leaving him exposed to the derision of his friends and the...



Why do you choose us?

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:56:37 GMT

I am going to apply for a job and they want us to write something about why we want to work for them. I wrote the paragraph below, Is there anything looking weird? I am also open for your proposals about how to make it stronger. ''To build a...



My Hometown

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:49:12 GMT

*My Hometown **I come from a small town called Al-Dawadm.Al-Dawadm is located in Alia Najd.**My Hometown has very small population and people are very friendly.It has a big city center. Here you can find many...



The opposite of "cool off"

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:25:41 GMT

Good day. When a hot soup is served to a customer's table, the customer lets the soup *cool* for some minutes. Frozen ingredients will start to *defrost* once they are taken out of the freezer. I am stuck for a verb or verbal phrase that...



I'm the one to blame, not you.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 15:48:06 GMT

a. I'm the one to blame, not you. b. I'm the one who is to blame, not you. c. I'm the one whom to blame https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/threads/258988-If-I-ask-a-question-about-your-responses ------------ 1. Which one is correct? I...



That was just so the spy will tell Nanny Plum.

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 13:49:33 GMT

That was just so the spy will tell Nanny Plum. The audio link https://vocaroo.com/i/s1dPytuE6WE2 I'm confused by the use of "that was just so...". Could you explain it to me and give me one more example of this usage? Is there another...



How close v. how close to

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 13:04:06 GMT

I am trying to form a sentence. Would you please help me form it? 1. How close can an ordinary Ukranian speak the formal Russian? 2. How close to the formal Russian can an Ukranian speak? Self-made.



There must be a better way to get there, isn't there?

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:57:16 GMT

There must be a better way to get there, isn't there? Taken from here (https://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/studyzone/410/grammar/410-tag-questions2.htm). Could you explain please why the example above is wrong?



[Grammar] Three minutes before being informed

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:53:21 GMT

Hello. Are the following sentences grammatically correct? "Three minutes before being informed by text message, but twenty-five minutes behind the original agreement, Tim arrived, worried, looking for Liz, with the fear that she had left...