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fling on to

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:00:45 GMT

I cam across this sentence in Out of Africa by I. Dinensen: "He was a rousing farmer and helped me in the work of the farm in word and deed, more than any other man in the country,—with a simple vigorous readiness as if it were standing to reason...



[Grammar] Regardless of wherever

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:26:26 GMT

Is my sentence below correct? I am unsure. - Regardless of wherever Chad goes, he always ensure his mother knows his whereabouts. Thank you! :-D



[Vocabulary] Meaning of "to give what goes"

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:33:24 GMT

Hello everyone, I am reading the children's poem Sneezles (https://www.familyfriendpoems.com/poem/sneezles-by-a-a-milne) but I do not understand the following part of it: [TR] [TD="align: left"]"They *gave him what goes* With a cold in the...



[General] requesting letter to builder

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:25:17 GMT

I am new to this forum. I want to give a letter to a builder to make some changes in my appartment which I purchased flat one year ago. Following is the letter, please correct my mistakes and give me proper format. sub : to get seperate line...



[General] earliest by 8.00AM or latest by 9.00AM

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:21:34 GMT

Could you please correct the sentence below? 1.You should forward the contract to me earliest by 8.00am or latest by 9.00pm. What I meant by the above sentence is the earliest time for the contract to reach me is 8.00am. If the person is...



I have never ssen a movie like the one...

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:05:27 GMT

Hi everyone is this sentence correct? 1- I have never seen a movie like the one I saw in 2014. And one more thing if I use past perfect tense, what does it mean? I had never seen a movie before like the one I saw in 2014.



Alison had got out of her way

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:21:29 GMT

I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct. Alison had got out of her way to please the guests she invited at the party.



[Grammar] Please correct the following sentence

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:15:35 GMT

Hi, I have written the following line, and I am not sure how to correct it grammatically. Hence, seeking for help here. The sentence is written below: Stranger, acquaintance, close friend, cousin, brother or even a mother, one can only...



When the police pulled a car

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:58:41 GMT

I am wondering if my sentence is grammatically correct. When the police pulled a car out of the lake and found a human skeleton in the car boot, the ten-year-old mystery of the disappearance of a notorious criminal could finally be solved.



John was leaning against the railing that was coming up to his waist.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:57:52 GMT

John was leaning against the railing that was coming up to his waist. He disbalanced and fell down. If the railing had been a bit higher then he wouldn't have fallen. Please check my sentences.



The expenditure will be divided "in" or "among" both of us"?

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:48:59 GMT

I am going on a trip with my friend. We decide that the expenditure will be divided among both of us. So can I say "The expenditure will be divided "in" or "among" both of us"? Could you please check my sentences?



Some parents whose children have exceptional talents or interest in specific areas

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:24:32 GMT

Could you please check the following? Some parents whose children have exceptional talents or interest in specific areas may be willing to teach them at home, believing that children cannot be really appreciated at school. Thanks in advance.



How to respond to "Excuse me'' in these scenarios ?

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:09:08 GMT

1. I'm opening a door to a walkway(in a building). A person has just come to the door from the opposite side. He's in kind of a hurry, wants to walk through first, and says "Excuse me". 2. I'm in a store, and considering something on the shelf to...



[General] from the movie "flipped"

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 04:27:45 GMT

Dear teachers and fellow learners, Here is a line from the movie "Flipped". Background: The girl likes the boy and brings eggs every morning to the boy's family. Here is the line by the girl that I didn't understand: " She (means the boy's...



Meaning of "Be Down To"

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 03:31:08 GMT

Could someone please help me to know the meaing of "Be Down To" in the following sentence? The Airforce is down to 33 Operational Squadrons in contrast with 42 required for the two front wars.