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A World Discovered By Wearing Glasses

Would you mind correcting these? I'd appreciate your help! ----------------------------------------------------- (A) It feels...
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Apr 25, 2012 23:03 correction-please
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Before I Arrived ...

I came across this sentence in a book. (A) "My father had died before I arrived there." Do you think the sentences below ...
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Apr 17, 2012 03:33 tense-aspect
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The First Time

(A) "Are you a stranger around here?" "Yes, this is the first time I've come to this place." (B) "Are you a...
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Apr 16, 2012 21:33 present-perfect-selec
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After a Long Time

(A) Last Sunday I visited Ueno Zoo for the first time in a long time. (B) Last Sunday I visited Ueno Zoo after a long time. (C) Last Su...
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Apr 16, 2012 14:14 phrase-selection
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To Start / To Start On

I'm very interested in the difference between "to start something" and "to start on something." For example, do ...
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Apr 10, 2012 03:09 nuance-difference phrasal-verb-selectio
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Opinions About Reading Books

"Do you think reading books will help you acquire the knowledge you need to live in today's world?" I wrote two opinions...
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Apr 7, 2012 00:14 correction-please
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He Would ... / He Was Going To ...

(A) Before he left he said he would be back here soon, but I don't see him yet. (B) Before he left he said he was going to be back h...
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Mar 20, 2012 02:48 future-description-se
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If You Try, You Can Do It

「やってやれないことはない、やらずにできることもない」 I've translated this Japanese famous phrase like this. "There's nothing you can never do...
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Mar 17, 2012 12:22 correction-please
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As It Seems

(A) "The love of a mother for her children is the most beautiful thing in the world; it is sometimes the redeeming quality in charac...
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Mar 16, 2012 17:37 nuance-difference
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Short Conversation

I've translated a short Japanese conversation between Ken and his mother. Would you mind correcting this? And I'd appreciate it...
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Mar 15, 2012 00:18 correction-please
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Short Essay ~ If I Was The Principal ~

Would you minding correcting my translation below of a short essay I wrote in my highschool days? I'd appreciate your support! --...
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Mar 14, 2012 18:22 correction-please
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Robots Changing the World

Would you mind correcting my short essay below about robots? I'd appreciate your support! -------------------------------------...
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Mar 7, 2012 21:51 correction-please
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Travel Experience 4

(A) Nothing taught me more than my last trip, during which I experienced a lot of new things. (B) Nothing taught me more than my last ...
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Mar 1, 2012 12:08 noun-selection relative-selection
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Travel Experience 3

(A) Nothing has taught me more than my last trip, in which I experienced a lot of new things. (B) Nothing has told me more than my las...
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Feb 29, 2012 19:08 verb-selection relative-selection
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Travel Experience 2

(A) My trip around Asian countries last year has really helped me learn a lot. Nothing has taught me more than this trip, in which I expe...
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Feb 28, 2012 21:49 tense-aspect
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Leaving, Arriving

(A) This train leaves Tokyo at six, and arrives at Osaka at nine. (B) This train leaves Tokyo at six, arriving at Osaka at nine. (C) Le...
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Feb 28, 2012 00:31 participle-selection
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Travel Experience

"I went to travel around Asia after graduating from university. In Laos, I saw a lot of people living in small humble houses, eating...
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Feb 27, 2012 14:26 tense-aspect verb-selection
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What Is "Island"

Would you mind correcting these expressions of "island"? I'd appreciate your help! (A) An island is a land which is s...
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Feb 24, 2012 21:00 how-to-phrase verb-selection
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Japanese Gardens

(A) As has often been said since old times, Japanese gardens are ones to look at, not to do anything in, such as exercise and resting. Mo...
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Feb 22, 2012 11:27 correction-please
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Working Twice As Hard

(A) She isn't used to tough jobs, but always tries to work twice as hard as others. (B) She isn't used to tough jobs, but always...
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Feb 20, 2012 21:21 adverb-selection