Tag: compounds

31 What is the correct term "back-end", "back end" or "backend"? 2017-01-27T20:38:28.463

26 "Rollbacked" or "rolled back" the edit? And what about "double-click"? 2016-10-14T16:40:56.747

18 why "American-born", not "America-born"? 2019-05-18T10:26:33.003

16 What does "scaredy" mean in 'Don't be a scaredy cat'? 2013-03-18T07:41:02.150

9 Why do we say "a one-legged man", with a final -ed, but also say "a one-person job" without? 2018-09-18T19:06:36.093

8 Two Grammatical questions over sentences extracted from The Economist 2017-02-27T07:34:50.390

7 Should I use "in between" or "inbetween" in the following sentence? 2015-08-06T07:27:58.470

6 What are the differences between the nouns, "shoot" and "shot"? 2015-05-17T14:37:39.007

6 compound adjective or phrase? 2016-09-02T22:48:02.893

6 Which two clauses should be compounded in this sentence? 2017-04-04T10:51:30.667

5 The suffixes "-ridden" and "-infested" 2013-09-09T14:44:39.070

5 correct use of hyphens to connect two words 2014-04-27T15:11:06.547

4 Why is "in" missing from “... kick-start a party soccer style ...”? 2014-06-09T00:49:11.277

4 Can I say "I am self-conscious about my eyes"? 2015-03-25T23:08:13.107

4 What does "red-rope" mean? 2015-06-09T09:10:09.360

4 Ligatures in 'shelfful' 2015-09-01T17:55:52.800

4 Two word compounds ( type file or file type ) 2015-10-29T13:45:41.390

4 What are constructions like "the getting-to-know-you stuff" called? 2016-03-04T15:10:59.553

3 Commas in Compound Sentences? 2014-09-03T08:59:52.587

3 What is it called when you have a country name before the country you were born in? 2015-03-14T22:41:41.780

3 Are sentences containing "not only... but also" complex or compound? 2015-04-10T02:20:53.357

3 A sentence may contain two nouns back-to-back. How are these nouns written? 2015-07-09T00:48:55.453

3 Reordering complex sentences 2015-07-28T19:17:11.393

3 'Specifies the beach sand' why possessive not used 2016-09-04T07:17:21.983

3 How to write 'coffee shop' correctly 2017-11-18T07:28:19.077

3 Left handside, left hand side, left hand-side? 2018-06-13T07:53:31.393

3 On the expression "sun-down" 2019-08-03T21:07:43.330

2 "Well dressed" vs "well-dressed" 2013-12-22T14:41:40.390

2 What is the correct spelling, swordmaster or swordsmaster (with an "s" in the middle)? 2014-06-04T19:33:28.757

2 'Resonant frequency' or 'resonance frequency'? 2014-07-16T10:06:55.660

2 Singular possessive, plural possessive or neither 2015-07-12T19:47:09.507

2 How can I correctly form collocations such as 'cough trouble'? 2015-12-09T14:49:17.263

2 She IS a two-time Academy Award nominee vs He WAS the champion of 2015 competition 2016-06-13T11:05:35.357

2 What is the rule of boiling hot and freezing cold in a sentence? 2016-06-18T20:05:35.647

2 Batman: a compound noun or a proper noun? 2016-06-19T15:52:19.983

2 Velocity- and displacement-proportional forces 2018-11-23T15:38:37.417

2 The state of being read-only: readonlyness / readonliness 2018-12-10T15:00:44.510

2 Is it "mid-air", "midair" or "mid air" 2019-03-09T14:12:59.427

1 Does it sound ok to use "Feedback" as a verb? 2015-05-30T03:47:50.503

1 "feint toward" or "feint to", "to" vs "toward" 2015-08-13T21:40:43.923

1 Why it is called "homesick" instead of "parents sick"? 2015-09-30T12:31:45.150

1 Can I concatenate these words using '-'? 2015-10-05T09:14:41.073

1 Can I say " a was-winning situation"? 2015-12-02T13:34:23.820

1 Why "year" isn't in plural in this phrase? 2016-03-09T13:43:38.230

1 Is it right to use "size-one" as an adjective? 2016-08-24T12:51:18.413

1 Term `neither` in a compound negation 2017-01-30T18:22:50.707

1 "facility wide", "facility-wide", or "facilitywide" 2017-06-20T16:46:22.570

1 Is it "dyed blonde hair" or "dyed-blonde hair"? 2017-11-23T03:18:02.923

1 attributive noun VS compound nouns 2018-06-03T02:18:48.190

1 Is it grammatical to use “lucid dream” as a verb? 2018-07-08T22:29:03.960

1 Simple sentence or compound 2018-09-22T18:43:25.160

1 Is this a simple or a compound sentence? 2018-11-29T15:29:39.177

1 What does the compound mean? 2018-12-14T10:58:18.020

1 Compound nouns and phrases: Is there a difference between using "woman" or "female"? 2018-12-19T12:31:38.637

1 There will not be after school class tomorrow, will be? 2019-07-03T14:38:00.267

1 Any vs some; if S + any vs if S + some 2019-07-26T22:30:18.297

1 three-word compound adjective hyphenation 2020-05-24T17:54:48.747

1 Is this grammatically correct "was and continues to be doing something"? 2020-05-28T17:12:05.247

1 Your selves, yourselves or neither? 2020-06-13T00:44:07.430

0 What is "Sock Puppet"? Does it mean "Sockpuppet"? 2013-12-16T10:51:39.473

0 "war-concomitant event" as a adjectival phrase 2014-05-05T08:56:50.963

0 Fire engine red paint 2014-08-28T17:17:44.183

0 Wiley publishes by print-on-demand -- publish by print-on-demand? 2015-04-04T09:25:00.573

0 Plural names in name-name construction 2015-06-21T07:49:59.737

0 Is this acceptable? - "After selecting an element, a pop-up allows the user to ... " 2015-08-21T18:10:05.703

0 Forming a compound noun 2015-08-28T06:13:21.010

0 Compound adjective 2016-02-24T04:51:43.960

0 Can you tell me about the use of the hyphen and apostrophe in these sentences? 2016-06-17T13:12:00.937

0 Can you explain the composition of this sentence? 2016-07-06T10:12:50.253

0 Compound Nouns as Adjectives 2016-09-22T13:13:26.050

0 Do I need a comma for these sentences? 2016-10-15T17:33:59.727

0 Are words like "well-known" spelled with a hyphen in dictionaries? 2017-03-19T11:52:24.023

0 brown and white sugar is made of sugar cane or are made of sugar cane? 2017-05-25T06:14:05.840

0 “Shroom-fuelled” meaning? 2017-11-30T20:13:55.900

0 French-teaching function? 2017-12-06T14:40:35.553

0 Can one create one's own compound adjectives? 2018-01-01T23:00:15.953

0 Punctuation in a compound sentence describing two parallel processes 2018-05-28T06:14:01.173

0 that of + (noun) structure 2018-07-28T01:18:03.497

0 colors with compound adjectives 2018-08-29T17:53:16.237

0 Over think or overthink? 2018-11-14T19:58:52.713

0 Which expressions, verbs, vocabulary... Should I use in the writing for the B2? 2019-05-30T05:33:59.420

0 Which is correct: I've (just) cancelled the trained/train armies? 2019-07-22T16:06:03.127

0 How to hyphenate an adjective+noun+gerund adjective compound? 2019-08-28T11:07:01.487

0 Should vertically carved have a hyphen? 2020-01-15T13:38:11.877

0 Is it natural to say something is full-white? 2020-03-07T01:08:49.803

0 User properties vs users properties 2020-03-09T15:06:39.167

0 Present infinitive with have as auxiliary? 2020-03-09T20:36:13.623

0 Worshipping or worshipper? 2020-03-24T16:22:08.337

0 Is comma discouraged in compound predicates even within long sentences? 2020-04-04T17:50:35.960

0 Using adjectives with the hyphen (-) 2020-05-08T11:40:11.527

0 For the 20 minutes cooking time 2020-08-12T17:59:52.770

0 Translations of older or historical professions from German 2020-08-24T19:31:19.243

-1 helping in understand this context 2015-02-23T08:00:45.407

-1 a ten-year period of documenting....? 2017-01-09T15:14:45.620

-1 Compound words with "dog" in front 2019-08-11T18:27:04.917

-3 "Blätterkreis", "Dornenkreis", "Herzkreis", in Englisch 2016-07-13T05:26:46.400