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answered Two past perfect verbs in the same sentence even though sequence is indicated
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answered Is it “query on …” or “query about …”
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comment 'too dangerous to let live' or 'too dangerous to be let live'?
I agree with everything you say, but I would like some clarification concerning the first sentence of your answer. Have you seen instances of to be let exist in use?
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comment Is ‘on (in) a tear’ a popular idiom?
Illuminating answer. What is the pronunciation of the word "tear" in this idiom?
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comment A word that describes the polite phrases we use to begin our letters
If I understand the question well, these aren't phrases, they are sentences. I am not aware of a specific term, but they look like model sentences to me.
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comment A word that describes the polite phrases we use to begin our letters
Don't these refer to expressions like "Dear X" or "Best wishes"? OP is asking about full sentences after the greeting.
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comment “as and when” Usage
It's an idiomatic phrase. Look up the meaning here.
Jun
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answered How can I disambiguate “shorter”?
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answered Non-derogatory term similar to “inflexible”
May
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comment What is the correct pronunciation of the name Ceri?
@user: Personally, I've never heard it pronounced otherwise. Perhaps another member of the community has different experience. Wait and see.
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answered What is the correct pronunciation of the name Ceri?
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comment make question for periodic event
Then you could ask: "How regularly does this event happen?"
May
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comment What is an adverb for “via the written word”?
I'm not aware of a single adverb which conveys this meaning. I would say "in writing" if I wanted something to be communicated in the way you describe.
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comment make question for periodic event
"Does this event happen regularly?" would convey the meaning you want.
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answered Should “Have your peer partner send you her plans” be considered a directive?
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comment What are the comparative and superlative forms of 'lively'?
Both forms are used and both are accepted. I think it is a matter of style which one you prefer to use.