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A Swedish teacher could write on an essay in Swedish (translated: Some of your structures, (the way you use the language) are"uncertain") meaning that it's a bit awkardly phrased and not very precise. How would an English teacher phrase this phenomenon? awkard? cumbersome? shaky? They all seem wrong somehow.

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closed as not constructive by RegDwigнt May 18 '13 at 10:01

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Your grasp of the language is poor. But there are any number of equally valid answers to this. –  RegDwigнt May 18 '13 at 10:04
    
Those are all good suggestions that work in principle, and I'm sure a thesaurus would offer more. The best would be to actually get some high-school English teachers to answer, but I think they're spending all their time right now reading students' essays and making remarks on them. –  Mitch May 18 '13 at 14:48