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4 votes
4 answers
218 views

Can the second auxiliary be omitted in sentences like "...but she may (have)"?

1 vote
1 answer
90 views

She expressed the wish that God [might] bless America [closed]

5 votes
2 answers
157 views

...you want (to)

1 vote
7 answers
317 views

What is 'there is a God' supposed to mean?

1 vote
2 answers
261 views

My bike is lost. vs My bike is stolen [closed]

1 vote
1 answer
65 views

must have been vs must be [closed]

0 votes
0 answers
57 views

I’m going to make sure the federal government does [what's needed to be done] in Kentucky

0 votes
1 answer
66 views

Martha has two sons, who are still at school, and two, who are at university

1 vote
1 answer
442 views

When can we use 'draw upon' instead of 'draw on' and why?

6 votes
2 answers
420 views

during the week(s) vs on the weekend(s)

5 votes
3 answers
465 views

The/My father who

1 vote
1 answer
141 views

Is a non-restrictive relative clause a subordinate clause?

1 vote
0 answers
69 views

comma before "with"

0 votes
1 answer
552 views

Don't be trapped by dogma, which is living with the results of other people's thinking

1 vote
1 answer
796 views

What are you, laughing? vs. What, are you laughing? [closed]

1 vote
1 answer
346 views

Is an object of a verb a complement of a verb or of a verb phrase (a predicate)?

2 votes
2 answers
421 views

It costs $10 a/per person [syntax]

2 votes
2 answers
144 views

Is 'the course' a complement or an adjunct in 'Stay the course'?

0 votes
2 answers
316 views

Can French/British be used as plural nouns?

1 vote
2 answers
333 views

I've found <somewhere/some place/a place> where

2 votes
2 answers
178 views

I saw/looked at the girl singing on the stage

-1 votes
1 answer
205 views

Is there any 'for + NP + to-infinitive' where the NP is not the semantic subject of the infinitive?

1 vote
1 answer
115 views

They didn't object to his (being given a second chance)

1 vote
1 answer
147 views

Can a noun functioning as modifier of a noun phrase fuse with the head?

2 votes
1 answer
538 views

The BBC has shown me very little respect

1 vote
0 answers
675 views

“The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few”

1 vote
4 answers
225 views

I have so many: POS of 'many'

2 votes
4 answers
1k views

a relative few vs. a relatively few

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1 answer
92 views

I still write a little [part of speech of 'a little']

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0 answers
44 views

in/at close quarters