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F.E.
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How do the tens­es and as­pects in English cor­re­spond tem­po­ral­ly to one an­oth­er?
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What’s the rule for using “who” and “whom” correctly?
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Is "women men girls love meet die" a valid sentence?
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When is a gerund supposed to be preceded by a possessive adjective/determiner?
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Is "a whole nother" grammatical?
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Why is "our today's meeting" wrong?
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"1 in 10 are" or "1 in 10 is"?
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people are/is: which one is correct?
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Why does “attach” have two Ts but “detach” only one?
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Why do we use the object instead of the subject pronoun in constructions like "stupid me"?
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How can I prove a word is a noun?
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Sentence Construction: "Just Because ...... Does Not Mean"
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Must present perfect tense be used if the action takes place more than once?
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"...programs that each perform..." vs "...programs that each performs...": which is correct?
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I have no money to buy a bed [with]
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"This includes me" or "This includes myself"?
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Can an English sentence have a 'dative subject'?
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Can a pronoun and its referent have different plurality?
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"Was" or "were" in subjunctive clauses
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What is a gerund? A noun or a verb? 'His smoking upset me’
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km plural or singular, "out of which 100 km is motorway"
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What part of speech is "telling" in "that would be telling"?
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Passive voice of intransitive verbs
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Does the word "and" always mean a logical (boolean) operation?
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“Have you heard?” vs “Did you hear?” and “Sally broke/has broken her leg”
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Parts of speech and functions: "Bob made a book collector happy the other day"
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When should I use "to do" and "to doing"
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Can a hypothetical "could" main clause stand on its own without an expressed conditional?
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The use of nominative "whom" (as in “persons whom it is foreseeable are likely to...”)
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When can I use "Only do ..." vs. when must I use "Only ..." without the "do"?
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