The nuns taught me that shall/will is conjugated this way:
Similarly, should/would is conjugated this way:
The following question is taken from First for Schools Trainer 2 with Answers published by Cambridge English and Cambridge University Press.
The task below is copied verbatim
Test 4 Reading and Use ...
Democrats are bracing themselves for heavy losses in mid-term elections in November, which would doom most of the administration’s remaining ambitions. A gerontocratic rematch in 2024 could well see ...
'Suppose that a man,' so his thoughts ran, 'who had been of age some twenty years or so; who was a diffident man, from the circumstances of his youth; who was rather a grave man, from the tenor of his ...
I have seen a lot of questions about the difference between can and may and I am aware of them. In a legal(-ish) document (some policy) I have read a statement to the effect of a consequence can and ...
Say I want someone to fold a rectangular sheet of paper so that I get a cylinder with the longer side as its height.
Roll the sheet of paper along its shorter side.
Is this correct? Or should it be ...
Is 'I have n things' the same as 'I have at least n things' or 'I have n things in total'?
We often see 'I have three coins' as 'I have exactly three' but often we describe someone with 4 or 5 coins ...
George Firican said the ER (entity relationship) is different for classification and categorization.
The ERs according to him
members : classes
1:n (one to many)
A futon can be in ...
If we say 'there exists a man called John' does this imply there is a particular man in mind? Or do I mean, 'there exists (at least one) man called john', e.g If I know there is numerous people called ...
Well, he couldn’t say how it was; he didn’t know as anybody could say how it was; all he know’d was, that so it was.
(Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens, Chapter 12)
Lexico lists three parts of speech ...
The 19th century was marked by the abolition of slavery.
The 19th century marked the abolition of slavery.
Which is correct?
The meaning is that the abolition of slavery was an important event in the ...