Tag: negation

89 What is the difference between “nope” and “no”? 2013-01-23T21:19:33.787

71 Meaning of "respecting" in "no law respecting an establishment of religion" 2018-03-06T14:35:24.433

44 Why did he reject my thank you? 2014-09-13T12:10:43.093

34 What is the difference between "me neither" and "me either"? 2014-09-15T16:21:41.077

31 How is double negation interpreted in English? 2013-01-31T13:15:42.633

29 dogs, not cats -> why 'not'? 2016-07-03T18:23:51.477

26 "No more Hiroshima" or "No more Hiroshimas" 2015-01-14T10:52:58.697

25 Should I say: She is 'no' student or She is 'not' a student? 2015-10-19T17:42:24.877

23 "Do never..." vs. "Do not ever..." 2017-03-16T12:07:51.857

19 Triple negation: what does "This ain't no place for no hero" mean? 2016-07-07T15:28:05.343

18 "I'm not afraid" vs "I don't afraid" 2015-12-23T07:47:03.687

16 Difference between "won't" and "will not" 2013-08-12T14:27:31.790

15 Why is there no article after "no" in "I have no car" 2020-05-24T10:39:18.257

13 What's with "star as interesting" and "unstar as interesting"? 2016-01-21T19:05:24.777

12 What does the phrase '2000-never' mean? 2013-03-30T17:26:51.280

12 Conditional: "are not" vs. "don't be" 2014-12-27T15:27:41.823

12 How to answer a negative question in English? 2015-10-21T05:25:42.610

12 What is the meaning of "less than delighted"? 2015-10-28T09:11:26.710

11 How to choose a proper contraction "it's not" versus "it isn't"? 2013-02-21T06:32:16.940

11 "Not I" or "Not me"? 2013-12-13T03:51:23.907

11 Which term is correct? "I have no" or "I don't have any" 2014-03-14T15:48:11.880

11 Is “stop believing that your current state is anything but temporary” a mistake in meaning here? 2014-06-30T23:35:51.297

11 Can we negate 'heaven forbid' in a conditional sentence like this: "If heaven didn't forbid it, I'd sleep with her"? 2016-01-21T17:04:17.073

10 "I had not noticed." but "I did not know." 2014-03-26T11:57:06.277

10 "No, I didn't see him" vs "Yes, I didn't see him" 2014-05-30T07:58:29.977

10 What does “not one of them“ mean? 2020-04-12T19:43:58.233

9 Should I use "not" or "don't"? 2013-05-07T18:10:31.647

9 Question sentences involving negation 2014-03-21T12:43:32.293

9 What is the difference between "cannot" and "can not" in these examples? 2014-10-22T18:40:34.753

9 How should I understand this line from Pulp Fiction? 2015-03-12T15:19:33.253

9 Can we use "although" and "but" together i.e. in one sentence? 2015-07-08T07:16:54.557

9 "The irony was lost on no one, least of all" 2016-02-18T14:23:39.617

9 "He needn't say" / "He doesn't need to say" 2016-08-05T01:14:05.740

9 "I am not hungry no more." 2017-05-02T06:58:42.547

8 Converting from "too" to "enough" 2013-04-03T21:05:30.343

8 Can I ask "Is not he calling me"? 2014-12-14T19:33:53.693

8 Reduced relative clause that has "NOT" 2015-09-13T03:54:41.157

8 I can't take you anywhere! 2017-05-19T18:41:33.397

7 "If not, why?" vs. "If not, why not?" 2013-01-25T18:07:26.140

7 The use of 'no good' and 'not good' in this context 2013-11-09T06:49:58.817

7 "I don't always" vs. "I always don't" 2014-04-27T18:37:08.807

7 Difference between "not a", "no" and "not any" 2015-03-10T04:22:33.040

7 Answering a negative question with an infinitive phrase 2015-04-24T08:06:11.530

7 Trapped with this language. Answering with 'yes' OR 'no' is not working! 2015-05-21T11:35:41.973

7 Using "no" to emphasize a negative statement 2015-11-03T04:26:23.827

7 Using "or" or "nor" with three options 2015-12-14T18:41:40.270

7 Don't let's wait / Let's not wait / Let's don't wait 2016-02-27T00:37:46.437

7 "to not" vs "not to" 2016-12-20T06:25:03.547

6 What's the difference between "either" and "neither"? 2013-01-25T02:27:05.553

6 negation of "must" 2013-10-21T14:56:32.553

6 What difference does it make with or without not? 2014-03-11T11:04:16.160

6 agreement with so and neither 2014-06-12T13:37:57.873

6 Position of 'not' in a negative interrogative? 2014-12-17T09:35:24.740

6 How to say that my English isn't very good? 2015-04-29T08:52:10.690

6 Using neither...nor with ever 2015-05-15T13:19:43.680

6 "I will no longer use these tools any more." Is this sentence correct? if not why? 2015-06-27T15:07:14.503

6 Words to describe the situation in which my diary book has a few fresh pages left 2015-11-16T06:03:43.750

6 I have no car. I don't have a car 2016-06-12T00:28:40.277

6 How can an event prove by itself? 2017-01-06T14:28:10.600

5 Has not to or does not have to? 2014-02-28T11:46:57.583

5 Telling someone don't or telling someone not to 2014-03-10T11:09:28.053

5 Extra negative in subordinate clause 2014-10-25T05:18:15.820

5 How to use of the word "seem" in negative form 2015-01-14T07:14:47.960

5 Am I to use like or unlike here? 2015-03-18T07:17:34.653

5 restricted to do something? from? 2015-03-20T01:40:29.263

5 What is the difference between "there's no" and "there's not"? When to use "not" and when to use "no"? 2015-07-05T08:40:44.163

5 May I use 'both' with a negative --"Both didn't go"? 2015-07-25T17:22:04.957

5 How should I make a (double-)negative sentence using "could have + past participle"? 2015-09-19T17:33:12.463

5 What part of speech is "no" - negative pronoun, adverb or something else? 2015-11-03T23:04:21.530

5 Is "no one of them seems grammatical" ungrammatical? Why? 2015-12-09T14:55:14.100

5 Any differences between "I didn't have many apples" and "I had few apples"? 2015-12-14T16:28:43.977

5 Tag question of negative form 2016-01-08T04:45:41.927

5 Can I use "but" and "because" in the same sentence? 2016-01-27T03:58:50.127

5 How to express (in)equality just like a native 2017-01-10T16:35:16.547

5 Understand (may not): The students may not borrow more than 3 books in one month 2017-01-29T20:16:50.460

5 Can we use "not" without helping verb? 2017-02-16T15:01:52.857

5 Is “It may be not” correct? 2017-02-18T12:38:54.247

5 Position of not in a question 2017-04-12T07:10:54.100

5 "Not only are they not equally intelligent" ('Not only' with a negative context) 2017-04-16T08:12:04.960

5 Negation 'Not active' vs. 'Inactive' 2017-09-24T15:40:32.560

5 not well-educated 2018-06-25T09:09:57.707

4 "I'll not" vs "I won't" - when is which preferred? 2013-01-24T22:20:06.363

4 When to use "am not" and "do not" in a sentence 2013-04-16T07:37:12.730

4 Difference between "no" and "not" 2013-06-12T11:38:21.870

4 Ain't and negatives 2013-07-25T18:34:41.627

4 "I cannot say anything else" vs. "I cannot say nothing else" 2013-09-22T13:49:52.480

4 What is the meaning of this "could have been more?" 2013-11-29T11:46:18.903

4 "No more than" — comparing two clauses 2013-12-24T15:38:13.717

4 Is this, 'just any', a mate? 2014-06-11T04:18:08.433

4 Does placement of "not" have significance? Not to be verb, To not be verb, To be not verb 2014-06-17T22:43:26.940

4 "if not" vs "unless" 2014-08-03T17:59:56.897

4 How to parse 3 successive negations: '... does not ... without ... unless ... ' ? 2014-08-14T12:45:26.437

4 Streets have no name or nameS? 2014-09-10T02:28:36.823

4 My hand is numb 2014-11-21T06:01:02.123

4 what is the opposite of the word 'flat'? 2014-12-09T08:22:50.667

4 confused in the structure of a negative sentence 2015-02-18T07:56:59.650

4 Negative infinitive usage 2015-04-08T08:48:25.907

4 What's the exact meaning of "Did one but know" in "Sonnet" by Christina Rossetti? 2015-05-14T15:48:51.223

4 When does a comma precede "because"? 2015-10-02T11:15:58.663