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These corrections got a lot of 'native nods' recently. ('Public' entries only.)

  • now I'm reading "The Boy in The Striped Pyjamas".
  • now I'm currently reading "The Boy in The Striped Pajamas".
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  • Using Facebook to study language
  • I don't know why she always says so though, maybe she wants me to look older?
  • I don't know why she always says so though. Maybe she wants me to seem/appear older?
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  • Can't I be Myself? 自分らしくいたらダメ?
  • I love her, but she is bugging me when I pick out some clothes, especially choosing colors of them.
  • I love her, but she always bugs me when I pick out some clothes, especially about my colour choices.
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  • Can't I be Myself? 自分らしくいたらダメ?
  • She says that ordinary people my age wound't choose the ones that I do.
  • She says that ordinary people my age wouldn't choose the ones that I do.
  • 「the ones」が使い分けしました!
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  • Can't I be Myself? 自分らしくいたらダメ?
  • It's only a week, I feel that some things changed.
  • It's only a week, but I feel that some things have changed.
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  • New Things
  • I've never been there but I heard that good ramen restaurant and a Starbucks opened there.
  • I've never been there but I heard that a good ramen restaurant and a Starbucks opened there.
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  • New Things
  • I try to correct as accurate as possible but I don't have enough knowledge of Japanese linguistics.
  • I try to correct as accurately as possible, but I don't have enough knowledge of Japanese linguistics.
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  • I am sorry for my correction on Lang-8.
  • I put "I like" on few pages of biology in Facebook and now send me information that thing I'm interested.
  • I clicked "I like" on few pages of about biology in on Facebook and now it sends me information about that thing what I'm interested in.
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  • Using Facebook to study language
  • Is it universal that you are said to behave like a man, to act your age or to sound like measuring up to your status or so?
  • Is being told to behave like a man, act your age, or behave according to your status a universal phenomenon?
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  • Can't I be Myself? 自分らしくいたらダメ?
  • My mom always says that I should act and say for my age.
  • My mom always says that I should act and say for my age.
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  • Can't I be Myself? 自分らしくいたらダメ?

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  • My mom got up at 4 o'clock in order to arrive at the hospital on time since we live in countryside which is far away from the urban.
  • My mom got up at 4 o'clock in order to arrive at the hospital on time. since we live in countryside, whicht is far away from the urbancity.
  • My mom got up at 4 o'clock in order to arrive at the hospital on time. since we live in country, it is far away from the city.
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  • A storm day.
  • Today,in hospital,the whole people with disabilities of our county will go to hospital to attend regular medical examination and my mom is the team leader.
  • Today,inat the hospital,all of the whole people with disabilities of our county will go to hospreceitalve to attend regular medical examination and my mom is the team leader.
  • Today at the hospital,all of the people with disabilities will go to receive a regular medical examination and my mom is the team leader.
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  • A storm day.
  • If your mother toungue has few vowel sounds, that need you to practice more pronunciation you are not familiar with.
  • If your mother toungue has only a few vowel sounds, that then need you to practice more pronunciation you are not familiar with.
  • Tongue only has one "u". "only a" added for fluency."that" replaced by "then".
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  • The pronunciation of languages
  • So Japanese native language people always make a lot of efforts to practice speaking English.
  • So Japanese native language people always make a lot of efforts to practice speaking English.
  • Effort does not need to be plural.
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  • The pronunciation of languages
  • It needs time, effort and passion to make it done perfectly.
  • It needs time, effort and passion to make it done sound perfectly.
  • Sound is a better choice to use.
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  • The pronunciation of languages
  • The importance of ronunciation is different depends on a person.
  • The importance of pronunciation is different depends on a the person.
  • Forgot "p" in pronunciation. "is different" is not needed because depends works without it. "a" replaced by "the".
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  • The pronunciation of languages
  • But I think speaking in a close sound can help listening part.
  • But I think speaking in a close the sounds properly can help the listening part.
  • "in a close" changed to "the sounds properly" for the same meaning but better fluency. "the" is added.
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  • The pronunciation of languages
  • My house is in a residencial area and it has been very quiet since I moved here.
  • My house is in a residencial residential area and it has been very quiet since I moved here.
  • You misspelled the word
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  • It is noisy.
  • My house is in a residencial area and it has been very quiet since I moved here.
  • My house is in a residentcial area and it has been very quiet since I moved here.
  • You can use "it's" for "it has" if you would like, as the other poster suggested.
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  • It is noisy.
  • However recently it is noisy because that a construction started to build a house for the elderly people.
  • However recently it is it's noisy because that a construction workers started to build a house for the elderly people.
  • When you say words such as "it is" or "would have" or "do not" it's more common to combine the words with apostrophe's and make them into a sing word. Like, it's, would've, or don't. When you do this, they are called conjunctions. And the other correction I made because of the grammar use.
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  • It is noisy.