Tag: negation

4 Using "neither… nor" 2016-03-02T15:57:17.107

4 How to agree with a negative statement: with "yes" or with "no"? 2016-04-27T19:07:57.773

4 Shall I use "not to", "not", or "don't"? 2016-08-03T10:27:35.133

4 Can I reduce "couldn't find anything" to "nothing" in this sentence? 2016-10-05T02:11:57.153

4 Is it ok to say "I would prefer not" or "I would prefer not to" 2016-10-25T01:50:39.700

4 What is the difference between "increasingly less" and "decreasingly"? 2016-11-11T20:13:53.200

4 cannot do anything or can do nothing 2017-02-16T18:07:43.050

4 Where to put 'do not' in sentence where is an adverbs of frequency. 2017-02-28T07:46:00.520

4 Can we use an interrogative sentence after "but"? 2017-03-24T09:50:32.110

4 Negation of verb/gerund 2017-07-20T04:51:20.230

4 Subclausal negation and clausal negation: "not an uncommon mistake" vs. "a not uncommon mistake" 2018-05-22T10:17:47.187

4 Fix ambiguity in "You're Not Obligated to Work Until You're 30" 2018-07-21T20:29:15.730

4 "Had not seen anyone" or "had not seen nobody"? 2018-10-03T11:03:37.640

3 What’s the full sentence for ‘no’? 2013-03-02T12:46:37.380

3 "Why is it not red?" or "Why isn't it red?" 2013-10-12T02:38:45.560

3 I don't want her to go 2013-11-20T10:01:12.263

3 Nothing / Anything 2013-12-05T22:05:55.393

3 What does this "too to" mean here? 2013-12-20T14:41:16.183

3 Use of “never” with “have” 2014-01-17T16:58:38.077

3 Is a false myth a truth by definition? 2014-02-12T15:29:25.233

3 "I have ever been to New York. "Is this sentence correct? 2014-02-18T06:51:24.290

3 Can "never" be put inside an infinitive ("to never do") 2014-03-02T09:57:49.527

3 How to use "never" with Present simple tense 2014-03-16T10:19:56.887

3 A negative idea following "unless" 2014-04-06T10:13:15.453

3 How to decide whether the sentence is negative? 2014-04-17T07:40:36.457

3 How to negate 'being the first' using 'second' 2014-05-02T07:01:01.707

3 Is there "not...till"? Does its meaning equal to "not...until"? 2014-08-02T15:51:51.630

3 "There is no SINGULAR NOUN" and "There are no PLURAL NOUN" 2014-09-03T01:43:13.933

3 When do multiple negatives cancel and when do they not? 2014-09-05T08:22:56.247

3 'I have nothing' vs. 'I don't have anything' 2014-11-02T12:52:01.330

3 "do you not" vs "do not you" 2015-01-18T12:07:29.323

3 Can "nothing" be a direct object? 2015-01-28T10:18:12.923

3 Redundancy in sentences 2015-02-05T16:19:45.793

3 How to dissect/parse 'that could not otherwise have been obtained without'? 2015-02-06T18:14:08.237

3 Is it logical to use "be+selective+infinitive"? 2015-04-12T19:13:27.893

3 Is it ellipsis or appositive? 2015-04-27T09:38:39.580

3 Adding "no" to the beginning of a sentence to negate it 2015-06-03T21:13:02.613

3 How does using "not" differ from using a negative word? 2015-06-04T16:34:47.997

3 How to use "either" with negating "no"? 2015-07-02T10:54:09.310

3 Can we use two negative words in a sentence? 2015-07-17T12:54:08.523

3 Doesn't… (negative), but…. (short positive) 2015-09-11T16:26:58.940

3 I 'still not' speak Russian or I 'still don't' speak Russian? 2015-09-30T18:54:12.997

3 Sentence Transformation: not as ...as 2015-11-04T03:46:44.947

3 What is the negative form of 'eco-friendly'? 2015-11-30T14:08:27.140

3 "You" have nothing to do with "it" vs "it" has nothing to do with "you" 2015-12-12T09:08:29.810

3 what's the exact meaning of "I don't like it very much?" 2015-12-18T08:02:41.970

3 How to tell past tense from past perfect tense in a noun clause led by "<Someone> insisted that..."? 2015-12-21T09:28:27.793

3 When to use don't + pronoun 2016-01-26T19:53:31.170

3 "There is no" vs. "There is not" 2016-02-08T16:21:51.773

3 What does 'there has never been' mean? 2016-03-17T17:19:28.537

3 "to not do that" or "not to do that" 2016-08-06T10:21:48.107

3 some vs. certain 2016-08-12T23:42:11.167

3 Can you clear my this confusion between "no" and "not"? 2016-09-06T15:24:28.020

3 Can we use "indeed" in negative sentences to emphasize the negative point? 2016-09-06T20:16:48.990

3 What does "there ain't no one for to give you no pain" mean? 2016-09-08T08:56:13.560

3 Do I need two or three "to's" in the following sentence? 2016-11-30T16:54:30.093

3 What about the usage of "any" and "no"? 2016-12-11T14:56:23.410

3 "Everything" in a positive sentence with negation 2017-01-10T16:08:39.270

3 "These loyal knights did go by no name then, but were known by their eastern swords and painted eyes" -- what does "did go by no name" mean? 2017-01-29T18:32:46.783

3 Non-valid and invalid is there difference? 2017-02-28T06:00:18.633

3 What is the difference between "doesn't", "don't" and "not to"? 2017-03-29T04:51:13.360

3 Do native speakers use double negatives in order to mean positive situations REALLY 2017-04-15T17:26:00.063

3 "It is not always true that he ... " and "It is not true that he always" have the same meaning? 2017-04-24T18:16:38.017

3 How can I agree with this sentence? 2017-05-04T10:40:45.473

3 usage of 'neither.. nor', 'not...or' and 'not.... nor' 2017-08-17T10:42:40.743

3 "... but one (of them) is not a nickel." - Why is that a riddle? 2017-12-02T11:28:03.210

3 no car/ pens, not a car/ a pen/ any pens 2018-01-03T11:57:55.167

3 About positive negatives use 2018-03-31T17:08:36.107

3 No student(s) was/were present 2018-05-31T13:20:39.350

3 Sentence structure with a double negative 2018-07-22T07:24:27.350

3 Not repeating the negation for the second clause 2019-03-28T13:31:01.707

3 "It's you, not Tom, who {is/are} to blame for what happened" 2019-10-27T04:41:24.720

3 How to use 'not'? Can you use 'not' after a verb? 2019-11-08T06:11:50.390

2 There is[n't] nowhere I'd rather be than here with you 2013-02-07T22:44:46.327

2 placing NOT problem 2013-09-04T11:06:21.263

2 Present Perfect Contracted Negative Forms such as "He hasn't" vs "He's not" + (past participle, been+present participle) 2014-01-14T10:14:03.633

2 How to confine the negative scope? 2014-02-11T03:52:42.400

2 Is this sentence "It is not not made by hand " correct? 2014-02-11T07:21:03.350

2 Is 'I will never do it' + 'anymore' = 'I will not do it again'? 2014-03-03T22:10:10.713

2 Giving emphasis for one things saying other thing is not focused by the community 2014-03-28T09:03:31.207

2 Is "There won't be anything happen to ..." grammatically correct? 2014-03-29T19:10:33.247

2 Usage of not with verbs 2014-04-15T15:38:54.983

2 Hypocrisy don't makes you / doesn't make you a human 2014-04-28T00:08:05.300

2 Usages of "Important" 2014-05-22T12:10:46.297

2 Position of not in questions 2014-06-07T12:12:02.180

2 What does this comparison mean? 2014-06-19T13:35:02.737

2 Do you know any friends of hers; Do you know any friend of hers? 2014-07-25T13:42:03.227

2 Can 'can not' be used for prohibition? 2014-08-04T11:17:58.560

2 "Neither....nor" or just '..nor'? 2014-09-29T07:08:48.210

2 combining "though" and "but" 2014-10-06T18:16:33.827

2 I can think of "not many"? 2014-10-25T11:58:02.913

2 Using the indefinite article after no and not 2014-10-28T19:03:46.443

2 Does this negative permeate into the following words or not:"doing absolutely nothing to help alleviate the dreadful, crushing strain"? 2014-11-23T08:05:28.487

2 Mutually exclusive options depending on condition: "It will be possible or not, depending on ..." 2014-12-17T03:37:36.470

2 The usage of "regardless of" 2014-12-17T21:25:41.273

2 "I don't have the car tomorrow." 2015-03-05T15:05:45.020

2 Will you not, or Will not (won't) you? 2015-03-11T00:25:06.683

2 Past perfect for something that did not happen 2015-03-13T11:52:41.573

2 Tag Questions with Indefinite Pronouns 2015-03-15T01:01:40.953