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I've consulted several different dictionaries, and all say pretty much that both words mean the same thing. At first, I thought that "eternal" may indicate no start or end, while "everlasting" only specifies no end. But that is NOT the case. My Random House Websters College Dictionary (2001) lists "eternal" as a synonym for everlasting. The American ...


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"Pursuant" is a very very formal word, out of place in most non-legal contexts; but it has the meaning you want. "According to your last email", doesn't mean what you want: to me means something like "as you said in your last email", and following it with what I want to do is incoherent. I would say something like "Following on from", or "Judging from" (...


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The correct usage would be The bride's mother sniffed all through the wedding service. AND The bride's mother sniffed throughout the wedding service. Check this and this for more ideas.


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"Where America is" is not grammatical as a question. In a question with a WH word ("who", "what", "where", "why", "how" etc) we always invert - put the auxiliary (or the verb if it is "be" or sometimes "have") before the subject.* When we embed the question in a larger sentence, then we don't invert: Ask him where America is. [* For yes/no questions, ...


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Focusing on what one is left with after the initial disappointment, your description is almost the exact definition of regret: Regret (n): a feeling of sadness, repentance, or disappointment over something that has happened or been done (especially a loss or missed opportunity). Although, this may not meet your needs, since regret is often used in ...


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Such a disappointment would deserve a word like bringdown, bummer or bitter pill (to swallow). bringdown a disappointment or disillusionment; letdown: It was quite a bringdown to find myself running last in the mayoral race. bummer A disappointing or unpleasant situation or experience: the team’s relegation is a real bummer bitter pill ...



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