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Tactics is knowing what to do when there is something to do. Strategy is knowing what to do when there is nothing to do.


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comment Usage of ostensible in this sentence
@LeonConrad Yes, it belongs to "pneumono" dictionary.reference.com/browse/pneumono-
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comment Usage of ostensible in this sentence
@EdwinAshworth LOL
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comment Usage of ostensible in this sentence
Makes sense, thanks :)
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comment Ambiguity about passive in my textbook
Awesome, thanks :)
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comment Ambiguity about passive in my textbook
Just on the curious side, do native English speaker find it easy to comprehend the sentence I wrote just now, or is it easy only for academics? lol
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comment Ambiguity about passive in my textbook
@JohnLawler Thanks for the tip, I'll be sure to do some more googling on syntactic analysis later. Do you have any more tips for me to look into?
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comment Ambiguity about passive in my textbook
Ah, at last... I get it now lol
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accepted Ambiguity about passive in my textbook
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comment Ambiguity about passive in my textbook
@AndrewLeach I still don't really get it, but you seem like you know what you're saying. So I guess I'll meditate on it later haha.. Thanks for the answer :)
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comment Ambiguity about passive in my textbook
But the prepositional phrase is still there.. What am I missing here?