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would as a future projections

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:18:22 GMT

I wonder would it be correct to use "would" when we talk about future projections, preditiction, especially in writting. "By 2050, people aged 15 to 59 in Europe *would still predominate *the other age groups in the sense of majority"



[Grammar] What experience do you have that is relevant to this position?

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:10:12 GMT

Hello all, I can't figure the use of 'that' out in the following.I need help. How is *that* relevant to this discussion. What experience do you have *that* is relevant to this position? Thanks.



Clive barely scraped through the exam

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:01:09 GMT

I am wondering if my sentence sounds natural. Clive barely scraped through the exam, which did not prevent him to later become a successful businessman.



[Grammar] What can I say in this situation?

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:52:26 GMT

Hello. I'm Korean and studying English. Please understand my poor English. Suppose I receive a call from my friend while cleaning my room. In this situation, if I stop cleaning my room at the moment of receiving the call, can I tell "I've...



watch my children

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:37:09 GMT

Please check these. 1. Since I've got to watch my children I haven't got any spare time. 2. Since I've got to watch my children I have no spare time anymore. Thanks.



The man to whose party I was invited

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:35:22 GMT

I am wondering if my sentence sounds natural. Would you please correct my mistakes? The man to whose party I was invited became drunk and went to sleep even before first guests started leaving.



[General] say in other words

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:27:41 GMT

I would be grateful if you could say the following sentence in another way. I particulary don't understand the meaning of "NEARLY" in the sentence below: "We nearly met yesterday"



opportunity

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:49:39 GMT

Please take a look at my sentences. a. I have neither the time nor the opportunity to take care of the affair. b. I don't have the time nor the opportunity to take care of the affair. Thanks for helping me.



the love that dare not speak its name

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:40:34 GMT

Hello everyone, I am glad to be here every time I can. The day is too short for me :cry:. Some days ago I was watching a documentary about Oscar Wilde and I heard the sentence that's the title of this thread. My question is: is "dare" a regular...



She's finer

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:29:10 GMT

She's finer than frogs hair split four ways. What does this saying mean? It sounds funny but I'm unsure about when to use it.



As a saw a child balancing

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:48:15 GMT

I am not sure if my sentences sound natural. Would you please correct my mistakes? As I saw a child balancing on a bridge parapet, panic gripped me. I instinctively stretched out my hands to hold it, although there were at least a dozen meters...



Lately, David started skipping school

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:25:05 GMT

I am wondering if my sentence sounds natural. Would you please correct my mistakes? Lately, David started skipping school, and his father warned him that if he do not go to school regularly he will not amount to anything.



a big part of...

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:47:40 GMT

Which are correct: 1) He has a collection of paintings, a lot of which he has shown us. 2) He has a collection of paintings, of which he has shown us a lot. 3) He has talking about the movie of which we had watched a big part. 4) He has...



he this that it

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:44:25 GMT

- Hello,? May I speak to David? - Who is _____ speaking? A he B this C that D it I think the answer is D. Because you are not sure if the person is a man or a woman. Is my answer right? Thank you!:-D



the one it this that

Tue, 28 Feb 2017 13:31:53 GMT

The air in the mall isn't as fresh as____ in the park. A the one B it C this D that I think the correct answer is B. Because "it" means the air. Could you please tell me which one is correct? Thank you!:-)