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Passive of verb "let" : with or without "to"

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Is "can be able to" idiomatic among native speakers at all? If not, what's its origin?

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Is "in two-yearly intervals" a proper construction?

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Is it grammatically correct to say, "A figure yonders"?

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Combination of the present perfect and the simple past?

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Huge concentrations of + singular or plural noun?

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Formal version of "stuck in one's old ways"

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Is the sentence "How dare you have shot me?" correct?

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Formal equivalent of "fast forward to today"

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Function of the ing-forms in this sentence?

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

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Is "alas on me" correct?

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Which verb does the adverbial phrase "for many days" modify in this sentence: "People remember most of what they have studied for many days."

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omission of semantic subject

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How does "make" work in "What kind of person makes a good friend?"

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How common is the idiom "No great shakes"

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Specific word equivalent of phrasal "bring down"

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Why do conditional sentences with "would have had to" have an extra "had" in them?

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"If he come" vs. "If he comes"

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Why is "did" before the subject to show emphasis?

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"Even the dog refused to eat it" - As even is an adverb here, what exactly is it modifying?

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What's a more polite word for 'boring' or 'not interesting'?

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proper use of 'that' demonstrative

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Part-time vs full-time. How is this category called?

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Present perfect - indefinite time

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Why is 'which' the correct relative pronoun in this sentence, and not 'when'..?

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Can a verb and an adjective be linked by the word "and"?

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When are 'each' and 'every' not equivalent?

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Verbs with different tenses and different complements joined by "and"

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Choosing the correct form of a verb

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