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This tag is for questions about morphology and syntax, the two elements of grammar. DO NOT USE THIS TAG IF YOUR QUESTION IS ABOUT WHETHER SOMETHING SPECIFIC IS GRAMMATICAL. For such cases use the 'grammaticality' tag. Also do not use this for punctuation or spelling (orthography); those are not about grammar, and they have their own tags.

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"Background" should be plural because each of the 10-50 students would have his or her own background.
answered Dec 13 '15 by PlasmaStarfish
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The sentence has multiple subjects and a single verb. There is no reason why the bracketed commas should be included; in fact, it is erroneous to add them. The format of the sentence is no different t …
answered Dec 14 '15 by PlasmaStarfish
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Is it correct to say " I have done the washing up and am now watching TV" or "and I am watching TV now"? The first way is correct. The parallel structure allows you to add any verb after "and" as …
answered Dec 13 '15 by PlasmaStarfish