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Today, I saw a sentence: When he had killed the guard, the prisoner quickly d...

Today, I saw a sentence: When he had killed the guard, the prisoner quickly dragged him into the bushes. Could I say: "When the p...
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Aug 31, 2014 16:55
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The original sentence is: Working rapidly in the darkness, he soon changed in...

The original sentence is: Working rapidly in the darkness, he soon changed into the dead man's clothes. Could I say: He soon chan...
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Aug 31, 2014 16:45
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Today, I saw a sentence.

Today, I saw a sentence. Occasionally, unusual creatures are washed to the shore, but they are rarely caught out at sea. My confusi...
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Aug 31, 2014 15:46
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Today, I saw a sentence.

Today, I saw a sentence. After the speedboat had passed, they swam on as quickly as they could because they knew that the boat would s...
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Aug 30, 2014 15:27
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Nowadays it is difficult for university graduates to find a job.

Nowadays it is difficult for university graduates to find a job. Analyze the individual and social reasons and offer some solutions. A...
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Aug 29, 2014 12:43
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whether the following sentence is right?

whether the following sentence is right? The strike will continue until their payment problems and working condictions are solved by a...
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Aug 28, 2014 23:02
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I saw a sentence today: As he has often remarked, one is never too old to learn.

I saw a sentence today: As he has often remarked, one is never too old to learn. Can I say: as he often remarks, one is never too old ...
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Aug 28, 2014 20:07
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The day before his retirement, he has been teaching for 40 years.

The day before his retirement, he has been teaching for 40 years. I want to use a verb 'retire,' but I'm not sure the gram...
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Aug 28, 2014 19:14
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Describe a gift you gave to someone.

Describe a gift you gave to someone. I ever gave a Christmas card to a classmate in junior high school. She is a girl and is also our ...
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Aug 26, 2014 22:39
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Is the meaning same?

Is the meaning same? People will do anything to see a free show. People try to see a show without spending a penny.
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Aug 26, 2014 15:57
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with the overfishing of ocean, fish has become more and more expensive.

with the overfishing of ocean, fish has become more and more expensive. Can I use 'with' like that in the above sentence? O...
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Aug 26, 2014 00:30
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So it comes as a surprise to learn that giant fish are terrifying the divers ...

So it comes as a surprise to learn that giant fish are terrifying the divers on North Sea oil rigs. Why on North Sea instead of in the...
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Aug 25, 2014 22:41
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Today, I saw a sentence.

Today, I saw a sentence. That's ‘I enrolled on a part-time job’ But I checked a dictionary. It showed'enroll in' instead o...
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Aug 25, 2014 14:34
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He took ten years to complete his work.

He took ten years to complete his work. How to use "finish" to explain the meaning? Can I say: He finished his work last...
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Aug 23, 2014 23:37
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Describe a person in your family who you spend most time with.

Describe a person in your family who you spend most time with. I spend most time with my mother. Because she had me very early and now...
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Aug 20, 2014 21:02
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Over a third of the waste paper can‘t be used in the recycled paper.

Over a third of the waste paper can‘t be used in the recycled paper. Why used in rather than used as?
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Aug 19, 2014 16:23
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As I said earlier, there is I think at Rexford an excellent combination of ph...

As I said earlier, there is I think at Rexford an excellent combination of physical and geographical advantages as well as having a rural...
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Aug 19, 2014 11:33
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half the surrounding ocean freezes over.

half the surrounding ocean freezes over. Why not 'the half surrounding ocean freezes over'? I think the should be put in fr...
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Aug 18, 2014 17:41
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The ice-cap in Antarctic contains almost 70 percent of the world's fresh ...

The ice-cap in Antarctic contains almost 70 percent of the world's fresh water and 90 percent of its ice, but with very slow snowfall...
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Aug 18, 2014 17:34
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Which one is right?

Which one is right? Teachers have to train students in exam techniques instead of teaching their subjects. Teachers have to train s...
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Aug 17, 2014 22:31