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[Grammar] Email Correction

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:48:10 GMT

Hello, I would like to have a correctly written mail to the University of Liverpool. Any help will be great! : Dear professor, I am currently studying for my MSc in “Architecture for Sustainable Design” at the Faculty of Architecture in the...

[Grammar] What's "I want to buy a watch for John." in the passive voice?

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:27:10 GMT

How would you change the following sentence into the passive voice: ---Quote--- I want to buy a watch for John. ---End Quote---

Unlike many/any other restaurants in my neighborhood,

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 07:24:46 GMT

Are these two modifier correct in the sentence below? Unlike _many/an_y other restaurants in my neighborhood, this place has an extremely tranquil atmosphere and friendly service.

[Grammar] use of could when its already happened

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:06:15 GMT

Is it possible to use "*Could*" when something has already happened? Please see the example below. Take the sentence, *We could find some UI issues while testing the app and fixed that issues. *Also, consider the following situations 1....

to drive a normally/normal 30-minute route.

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:51:57 GMT

What can sometimes be irritating about this megacity is that its streets, as well as the highways are often choked with vehicles. This is often so terrible that during rush hour it takes two hours or even more to drive a *normally/normal* 30-minute...

had been involved in it

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:42:32 GMT

Is my sentence correct? Even if I had been involved in it, there wouldn't have been much change.

Elementary dismiss at 12:20 p.m.

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 05:28:14 GMT

Two Hour Early DismissalElementary dismiss at 12:20 p.m. Secondary dismiss at 1:25 p.m. Lunch will be served.

[Grammar] I often think about my friends back home.

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 02:58:37 GMT

In the OALD, it says: I often think about my friends back home. __________ Does it mean I often think about my friends (who are) back home?

make me my filthy whore

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 02:55:19 GMT

Man points the gun to woman, and says to her: I want you to say, "You're the almighty devil, and I want you to make *me my* filthy wh*re." What is the meaning of "me my"? Source: The Devil's Rejects (2005)

my sister thinking

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 02:44:59 GMT

Man asked Roy, who got kidnapped by Man and is watching Man's sister's dancing: Hoss, are you staring at my *sister thinking *bad thoughts? Is "who is" omitted before "thinking"? Source: The Devil's Rejects (2005)

To you and for you

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:23:21 GMT

I left message in your mail box for you yesterday. 1. Can I replace "for you" by "to you" in the above sentence? 2. Are they interchangeable and do they mean the same? Thanks.

Before they went shopping

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 23:44:17 GMT

Are my sentences grammatically correct? Before they went shopping, Diana rattled off Christmas presents they were going to buy, which immediately put Martin in a bad mood. He vowed for the next year to take a long holiday and not return to the...

We've got some elephant x that I squeezed myself.

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 21:26:00 GMT

While watching "Running Wild" with Bear Grylls, I encountered a word that I don't know and can't hear it clearly. I think I'll describe the situation first, and only then say my guesses. And the situation is rather piquant, I must warn you. :-)...

Once Peter drove his children to

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:40:08 GMT

Is my sentence grammatically correct? Once Peter drove his children to his hometown to show them around his old school, playgrounds and haunts.

Some of Bob's acquaintances asked him

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:27:45 GMT

Are these sentences grammatically correct? Some of Bob's acquaintances asked him if he felt lonely. Bob told them that with his computer he felt no need for other people. "So you are in love with it?" they asked. "Yes, some kind of love,"...