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"What colour is this?" Can have two meanings. What is this colour called? What colour is this item? "What's this color" only has the first meaning. "Which colour is this?" also only has the first meaning. "Which's this colour" is not good English. So use the least ambiguous, most accurate option. That's most appropriate for anybody, regardless of ...


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Yes, it is indeed correct. The subject of the sentence is "it," the verb "is," and the predicate "what was supposed to be done here." It is like "is it the best job that could have been done here?" except the predicate is a noun clause with an interrogate. hope it makes sense! :^)


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The formal way to ask this is to ask about the ordinality of the position. In this case, you'd ask: What is the ordinality of Mr. X among prime ministers of India? However, I don't know that this question would be understood by most native speakers (ordinality is not a very common word). If you were asking a native speaker, the informal, though not ...


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Based on the construction of the survey, I think the most direct answer to your question is to answer in the "opposite" direction of your answer to the previous question. As K points out, the survey is poorly constructed. Having worked on survey design, I can tell you that with the two questions they were trying to get a more precise measure regarding your ...



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