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

  • Because I really like to do exercise.
  • because I really like to exercise.
  • This sentence can be joined with the one above to read: "After I left military duty, I still worked out in a gym because I really like to exercise."
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  • After I left military duty, I still work out in a gym.
  • After leaving military duty, I still work out at a gym,
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  • Suddenly, my friend told me this.
  • Suddenly, my friend said to me:
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  • I think I need to stop laugh when I feel pain.
  • I think I need to stop laughing when I feel pain.
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  • However, in other are
  • However, in other areas they are not.
  • I assume this not a language mistake, but I corrected it anyway.
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  • My life in the US part 2
  • I don't know why is so difficult to speak English.
  • I don't know why it's so difficult to speak English.
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  • I don't know why is so difficult to speak English.
  • This is the international language, then this can be the simpler too.
  • It is the international language, so it should be the simplest too.
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  • I don't know why is so difficult to speak English.
  • It's a fact that in urban area such as Tokyo, where land price is very high, houses tend to be small.
  • It's a fact that in urban areas such as Tokyo, where land prices are very high, houses tend to be small.
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  • My life in the US part 2
  • It's almost been a year since I worked out in army.
  • It's almost been a year since I worked out in the army.
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  • It means that Japanese house is very small.
  • This means that Japanese houses are very small.
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  • My life in the US part 2

These are corrections which were bookmarked (added to your notebook) recently ('Public' entries only.)

  • B: Let me check it.
  • B: Let me check it out.
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  • Daily Expression Practice #21
  • It's eventually working!
  • It's actually working! (or 'It's working now!')
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Daily Expression Practice #21
  • A: How did you figure out such a solution.
  • A: How did you figure out such a the solution? (or 'How did you figure it out?')
  • Native Nods 0 Notebook 1
  • Daily Expression Practice #21
  • It usually pop up, so I struggle to fix it every time.
  • It usually pops up a lot/frequently, so I struggle to/have to fix it every time.
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  • Daily Expression Practice #21
  • I knew that I would miss the party for helping you out.
  • I knew that I would miss the party by helping you out.
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  • I forgot to mention that they call off the meeting.
  • She says that the life in that area is kind of expensive for most people.
  • She says that the life in that area is kind of expensive for most people.
  • A better way of saying this would be "She says that the cost of living in that area is too high for most people."
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  • I forgot to mention that they call off the meeting.
  • I have a little headache, I stayed up to 2:00 AM and got up 6:45 AM.
  • I have a headache, and I stayed up to 2:00 AM and got up at 6:45 AM.
  • Little may not get your point across, as it doesn't seem like a little headache. As well, make sure you put "at" to show that's the time you got up at.
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  • I have a little headache, I stayed up to 2:00 AM and got up 6:45 AM.
  • I wanted to continue sleeping, but it failed.
  • I wanted to continue sleeping, but my attempts failed.
  • "my attempts" works better to show how you tried to sleep, but it failed.
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  • I have a little headache, I stayed up to 2:00 AM and got up 6:45 AM.
  • Biological clock.
  • Damn my biological clock!
  • Combining it with "Damn it!" would work better here.
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  • I have a little headache, I stayed up to 2:00 AM and got up 6:45 AM.
  • It looks like I've got a addiction to lang-8, i kept correcting other people's entries and felt being in high spirits.
  • It looks like I've got an addiction to Lang-8, I kept correcting other people's entries and being in high spirits.
  • "An" is used before a word starting with a vowel. Capitalize names, Lang-8 is a name so I am capitalizing it. Make sure to always capitalize "I"s when they are by themselves! You don't need "felt", it's worded better the way I corrected it.
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  • I have a little headache, I stayed up to 2:00 AM and got up 6:45 AM.