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新田博
  • I holp this thing will be solved right away.
  • OPTION A: I hope this will improve soon.OPTION B: I hope to feel better quickly.

Apr 9, 2017 12:35 Public Sorry Guys
新田博
  • Recently I'm a little busy, so I seldom sign in this website.
  • OPTION A: Recently I have been somewhat busy, so I seldom visit this website.OPTION B: Recently I've been rather busy, so I seldom visit this website.

Apr 9, 2017 12:35 Public Sorry Guys
新田博
  • Her daughter is being cheated by an odd fish.
  • COMMENT: Although grammatically correct, this seems artificial and pragmatically odd. A more natural expression - A weird ball is cheating on your daughter.


COMMENT: Although grammatically correct, this seems artificial and pragmatically odd. A more natural expression - A weird ball is cheating on your daughter.

Mar 23, 2017 12:10 Public Practice Using English Grammar
Stephanie
  • Pale in comparison - If you put this planet in the vase, it's pale in comparison.
  • Pale in comparison - If you put this planet in the vase, it pales in comparison.
  • This phrase requires you to compare two similar things. For example: -The second book in the series pales in comparison to the first. -The pictures pale in comparison to the scenery in real life.
This phrase requires you to compare two similar things. For example:

-The second book in the series pales in comparison to the first.
-The pictures pale in comparison to the scenery in real life.
purupuru
  • My goodness, what a difficult situation I've ever met.
  • My goodness, what a difficult situation I've ever met.
  • You can cut the last part out, but I think what you are trying to say is something like: "What a difficult situation if I've ever met one", which is sort of a colloquial way to emphasize how difficult you find something. You could use this way if you want :)
You can cut the last part out, but I think what you are trying to say is something like: "What a difficult situation if I've ever met one", which is sort of a colloquial way to emphasize how difficult you find something. You could use this way if you want :)

Mar 22, 2017 09:23 Public Struggling With English Grammar
Brian
  • For another instance,''Marry her is my dream'' also incorrect,we must add ''to'' precede the word ''marry'', so the correct anwser is ''To marry her is my dream.
  • As another example, it is incorrect to say ''Marry her is my dream''. We must add ''to'' preceding the word ''marry'', so the correct answer is ''To marry her is my dream".
  • You could also say "Marrying her is my dream".
abbyuma93
  • Practice Writing A Short Story (Part 4)
  • Practice Writing a Short Story (Part 4)
  • usually we won't capitalize "a" in the title
usually we won't capitalize "a" in the title
新田博
  • Fortunately, a girl noticed Johnny was looking for his mother, she comfort him and makes him calm down.
  • Fortunately, a girl noticed Johnny was looking for his mother, so she comforted him and helped him calm down.
  • X made him calm down --> O helped him calm down.
新田博
  • Johnny's mother was carry him went to the department store yesterday, however, Johnny was got lost, he cried aloud around the crowd.
  • LOGIC: If Johnny's mother was carrying him, then Johnny could not get lost - Johnny was on his mother's back all the time. (If you "carry" someone, you are never physically separated from them.) Perhaps this is what you mean - Johnny's mother took him to a department store yesterday. However, they got separated and Johnny became lost. He then cried loudly in a crowd.
新田博
  • I practice my reading skills,and find that I can understand approx.
  • I practiced my reading skills and could understand the basic gist.
  • the basic gist --> 基本要點
the basic gist --> 基本要點

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