Tag: construction

13 Usage of phrase like "The friend of mine" 2013-01-24T14:26:35.960

11 Is the "the ... the ..." construction governed by some grammatical rule? 2013-01-31T20:46:55.230

6 Why are lakes called "Lake Soandso" but seas are called "Soandso Sea"? 2015-03-21T20:20:51.437

5 "Not only from [...] but also from [...]" 2013-05-14T15:30:01.970

5 Strange structure of "is in a shambles" 2014-04-08T10:42:37.797

5 Did not! - Did too! 2016-12-09T14:16:39.013

5 What is the name of this construction? 2017-03-29T22:17:44.707

5 In what degree/to what degree 2019-06-02T11:26:04.117

4 Is 'also' necessary in "not only... but also..." structures? 2013-01-28T18:46:21.743

4 for-if-construction 2019-01-23T09:45:03.803

3 "Services marketing" vs "marketing services" 2014-05-23T10:38:31.440

3 Is it correct to say "Data are transferred" 2016-05-20T13:35:55.533

2 "I like to be loved" vs. "I like being loved" 2015-09-08T14:25:54.127

2 How to use the phase "as opposed to"? 2017-04-11T10:18:32.703

2 Is there a word for "the state of deserving something", such, as, say, "deservance"? 2017-08-19T08:32:23.843

2 "I am safe" vs. "He is safe" 2019-06-05T16:58:01.567

1 It is worth trying vs it deserves a try 2014-11-21T07:50:19.340

1 The use of "NP + for someone doing sth" 2014-11-30T15:18:58.447

1 I am wondering what"the simple cast off items" means 2015-05-25T07:03:50.630

1 When to use infinitive and when to use present participle of a same word? 2015-06-09T08:41:27.983

1 "As for to" in comparison to "as for" or "as to" 2018-01-22T11:17:12.397

1 how to describe the three stages of before making policy, policy draft release and policy implementation? 2018-07-25T06:49:15.027

1 No sooner - than construction 2018-09-07T15:55:00.453

1 How to provide technical as well as colloquial, or non-technical, adjective 2018-10-09T11:17:51.710

1 Is "ingratiate someone" idiomatic? 2019-04-18T10:33:30.000

1 Is this construction <go someone something that clause> grammatically permissible? 2019-05-25T17:21:50.473

0 What is the meaning of "every of the sons"? 2014-12-27T13:49:57.183

0 What does "one is to do something" mean? 2015-03-02T08:15:48.620

0 "How do you say that in Russian" is it correct in the following context? 2015-09-21T00:58:46.037

0 Why did the writer use "would" instead of "loved" 2016-04-28T00:35:48.503

0 the things that money can not buy vs the things that we can not buy things with money 2016-05-04T03:19:43.480

0 Do these sentences give same meaning? 2016-10-17T06:11:26.850

0 What happened to "widely spread"? 2016-11-28T10:50:22.673

0 Having pp, have pp sentence 2017-04-28T18:01:40.187

0 What are these constructions? 2017-05-26T16:01:32.770

0 What is the right way to say "Smb. was/is understood by smb."? 2017-05-30T07:54:08.517

0 "it's not that somebody + verb" construction 2017-08-29T06:47:56.000

0 'so much too..' construction 2018-01-22T11:08:31.303

0 "Israeli-like" or "Israel-like"? 2018-03-25T13:43:51.407

0 Question about a sentence construction has/have 2018-07-05T17:57:15.290

0 Question about a sentence construction (has/have) 2018-07-05T18:41:51.593

0 He likes skiing and she loves walking 2019-02-13T20:41:53.403

0 Either who or whom? 2019-06-02T08:13:10.463

0 Sentences What for/For What need 2019-07-29T19:31:11.137

0 "4 hours each session" or "each session will last for 4 hours" 2019-09-27T09:56:04.140

0 Anyone else vs except / anyone vs except 2019-10-02T12:24:54.633

0 Negative tag-questions 2019-10-10T22:25:25.457

0 construction of the question 2019-11-23T18:23:52.427

0 Sentence construction with "as ... so" 2020-01-01T18:52:49.227

0 “What is its name” vs “What is the name of it” 2020-05-12T00:39:10.690

0 Differences between the two phrases 2020-05-24T03:02:52.847

-1 I was to have left 2019-06-01T15:46:12.280