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The preposition here serves the same purpose as elsewhere and does not in any way affect the implication/ connotation of the verbal gerund. I see this Q as a NARQ/GR.
"in + gerund" does not occur so often. It can have several uses: 1 Mostly it is the same as on + gerund (temporal): On entering his room he saw at once that someone had been in his room. 2 It can mean when or temporal as + clause: In trying to escape ... 3 It can mean by doing as in: In doing so she made an enemy. And you will find that beside these ...
No actually in UK they say , " I invoke the right against self-incrimination".
You earlier asked about the phrase "drive an unsightly edge between..." Simply regarding that phrase... (You know what a wedge is literally right? it's a tool, a piece of wood, you use to drive between two objects to separate them. .) It's a common idiom to say "drive a wedge between..." Normally you would use it in discussing people or perhaps ...
In a court order, just before the paragraph specifying the judgment or order is a paragraph listing the reasons for the order. These reasons are called findings of fact. The paragraph would be laid out like this: Findings of Fact The Court makes the following Findings of Fact: That M and F were married 24 November 2003. That M and F separated on 1 ...
There is a wide range of approaches to almost any legal representation. The lawyer could be cursory in his approach, uncommitted and doing the absolute minimum (or even less than what is needed) thorough and doing what is needed, but nothing more diligent and performing extra (but reasonable) tasks to ensure good rerprentation for his client no ...
I would consider did he behave correctly, did not intimidate someone, fake evidence, drive to interviews in taxies from out of state claiming extraordinary expenses
Mutual has two meanings: Both parties understand (each party understands) The two parties share the (same) understanding This Agreement outlines the parameters of all IT services covered as they are mutually understood by the primary stakeholders This Agreement outlines the parameters of "all IT services covered as they are mutually understood by ...
All agreements to provide goods or services, or to establish a commercial relationship are legally considered contracts. Contract law requires that there is a meeting of the minds. That is, the contract (whether written or oral) must reflect what both parties understand and what is supposed to be done on each side, regarding all important areas of the ...
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