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Feb 12, 2019 19:27 musiquegraeme made 2 corrections for Just keep your calm and hap...
Come looking is the normal way of speaking. Blessings
Feb 12, 2019 08:38 Misha made 4 corrections for The college dates back to t...
"Dates back to." I only see "date(s) back in" as a possible string of words in English if the "date(s)" is...
Feb 11, 2019 03:26 Misha made 4 corrections for A breath of fresh air is a ...
Different classes of verbs can take different subjects, because of their different meanings. Verbs like look, smell, taste, feel, and so...
Feb 9, 2019 21:45 tony made 5 corrections for A breath of fresh air is a ...
The water feels too hot to me. The wind feels cold today. Being in a new city felt strange to him. These are all perfectly ordinary,...
Feb 9, 2019 13:20 tony made 2 corrections for The fire left the area almo...
It means that the fire caused many plants and trees to burn, so that after the fire, almost none of the plants and trees remained alive. ...
Feb 8, 2019 23:47 tony made 3 corrections for I want to take matters in t...
"Live by example" means to act in ways which reflect one's beliefs, thereby "setting an example" for others to fo...
Feb 8, 2019 21:36 rsail made 1 corrections for What does this sentence mean?
Feb 8, 2019 21:01 chibi-lang commented on What does this sentence mean?
It just means "I would prefer that you do higher frequency sessions with ..." "What I prefer that you do..." probabl...
Feb 8, 2019 12:32 臭豆腐 made 5 corrections for The lecture illustrated the...
The definite article usually does imply “all,” but it might just mean “all types that are being discussed here,” not necessarily “all typ...
Feb 8, 2019 11:31 Spitfire made 1 corrections for The lecture illustrated the...
"The" would tell us about the earthquakes we know the lecture will cover. We would need to know beforehand that every singl...
Feb 8, 2019 11:03 Misha made 1 corrections for Do you have any book to rec...
That's an interesting question. I don't really think of languages as having "logics" other than their various grammars...
Feb 8, 2019 05:51 tony made 1 corrections for Do you have any book to rec...
I'm sorry, but I can't think of anything that would be helpful. Do you know a book along those lines about Mandarin?
Feb 7, 2019 13:53 outdoors commented on Are both "post-graduat...
Neither is, as far as I know. “Graduate students” are those who already have a bachelor’s degree and are getting a master’s or PhD. “Post...
Feb 7, 2019 13:53 Misha made 1 corrections for Are both "post-graduat...
Yes. These days, the version without the hyphen is more common. I would still write it with a hyphen, but I'm old, and I might even...
Feb 6, 2019 22:42 臭豆腐 made 4 corrections for Which one is correct?
I would say “a conclusion” in the second sentence, but I’m not sure “any conclusion” is considered wrong. Many grammar websites cover t...
Feb 6, 2019 21:13 tony commented on Which one is correct?
Both sound acceptable to me, although I would be more likely to say "any conclusions." I'm not sure, but I think that in &...
Feb 6, 2019 19:14 rsail made 2 corrections for Which one is right?
Feb 4, 2019 22:41 musiquegraeme made 1 corrections for What's the opposite of ...
Feb 3, 2019 03:45 kee made 3 corrections for When something has increase...
Feb 2, 2019 19:30 neal made 2 corrections for Where would you go to see a...
only one mistake good job magic! :D
Feb 2, 2019 11:14 dec commented on What's the opposite of ...
Or "dynamic" (although the most natural opposite of that is "static")
Feb 1, 2019 19:59 musiquegraeme made 2 corrections for Do you know the difference ...
So the best word in the sentence above is constrain..
Feb 1, 2019 02:38 rsail commented on Governments should take the...
The usual expression is "to take the initiative" It is a set expression.
Jan 30, 2019 22:47 臭豆腐 made 3 corrections for The library is located on t...
Jan 30, 2019 22:02 臭豆腐 made 3 corrections for The US ranks twenty-second ...
Both are fine.
Jan 30, 2019 16:47 tony made 2 corrections for Could you pass the material...
They're both grammatically correct sentences. The literal meaning of the first one is to pass the material to some of the students in...
Jan 29, 2019 23:16 臭豆腐 made 2 corrections for Adult education helps peopl...
“Fulfilled lives” can indeed mean the same thing as “fulfilling lives,” but this is because “lives” has so many different meanings. In ot...
Jan 29, 2019 23:12 rsail commented on Adult education helps peopl...
fulfilling sounds better. It refers to a state of ongoing fulfillment.
Jan 29, 2019 13:52 Kevin made 2 corrections for Do you want the meaning of ...
Jan 29, 2019 09:45 mar made 1 corrections for graduate student means 毕业生 ...
Jan 28, 2019 15:41 NicktheGreat commented on Do you know the difference ...
Restrain and constrain can be used interchangeably in most situations.
Jan 28, 2019 12:18 tony commented on We should not lie to him an...
If I am understanding the sentence correctly, I would translate it as "We should not lie to him, much less deceive him." This m...
Jan 28, 2019 12:17 mar commented on We should not lie to him an...
更不 = much less
Jan 28, 2019 12:05 tony made 1 corrections for China has reduced the numbe...
It's a poorly written sentence, in my opinion. It doesn't make sense to say that a crime is "subject to" the death sent...
Jan 28, 2019 08:45 臭豆腐 made 2 corrections for They were infected with Eur...
I don’t like “leading to” after passive verbs (“were infected and killed”) because “leading” is active. Maybe it’s just me….
Jan 28, 2019 08:11 臭豆腐 made 4 corrections for Raw honey which may help wi...
To answer your specific question, it would be wrong to add just one comma. Whether you should add two commas or none depends on whether...
Jan 25, 2019 10:29 tony made 4 corrections for The university seeks the fu...
The simple present tense is used more for generalizations in English than for describing what is happening at the present time. The prese...
Jan 23, 2019 23:25 臭豆腐 made 4 corrections for All the lectures and learni...
Both of these sentences are possible. Adding “the” clarifies that you’re referring to lectures and learning materials that you’d already ...
Jan 14, 2019 03:17 Heather Marie made 3 corrections for Presidential elections are ...
They share the same meaning. Both are correct.
Jan 12, 2019 07:49 tony made 4 corrections for You are trained to be a spe...
Jan 12, 2019 07:39 j.a.d. made 4 corrections for You are trained to be a spe...
The first one means the training is complete and in the past. The second one means the training is still going on and you are not finishe...
Jan 10, 2019 11:19 tony made 2 corrections for The period is a golden peri...
Jan 6, 2019 05:32 tony made 4 corrections for The line has some fluctuati...
Jan 5, 2019 23:59 臭豆腐 made 3 corrections for The line has some fluctuati...
Jan 3, 2019 17:16 tony made 3 corrections for starving hungry: to be extr...
There are a number of expressions like this in spoken English-- pairs of adjectives with similar meaning which function together as an ad...
Jan 3, 2019 08:59 mar commented on starving hungry: to be extr...
I don't think I've ever heard an American say "I'm starving hungry". Grammatically speaking there's nothing wr...
Jan 3, 2019 07:49 j.a.d. made 1 corrections for I'm afraid that I will ...
Jan 2, 2019 16:13 tony made 1 corrections for I lost touch with Mary sinc...
"Since she moved to Canada" specifies a period of time that started in the past and continues up to the present moment. This ki...
Jan 2, 2019 14:20 sabia made 5 corrections for The line graph illustrates ...
For some reason the use of word "proportion" with regard to the rate or percentage of recycling sounds a little strange. It'...
Jan 2, 2019 12:08 臭豆腐 made 2 corrections for While I'm travelling, m...