Tag: sentence-structure

30 "I often buy fruits when I go to the supermarket" – illogical? 2017-07-24T02:14:20.023

22 One of my friend's OR friends' wife? (My friend has only one wife) 2015-04-23T05:09:12.690

18 Grammar behind "Whatever what is is is what I want." 2018-10-07T09:16:40.583

17 "How is this called" vs "What is this called"? 2015-05-15T18:32:01.327

14 Why can't we say "**What job** are you?" instead of "What is your job?" to ask one's job? 2015-08-12T14:28:48.270

14 English native speaker vs. Native English speaker 2016-02-11T16:49:32.110

13 Which is the correct English out of the following sentences. I gave her your number. or I gave your number to her 2017-05-23T07:06:45.747

12 How to reinterpret this complex sentence that starts with "A person who agrees to serve as a mediator..."? 2017-10-10T22:03:14.367

11 'At the battle' or 'in the battle'? Why? 2015-09-09T04:23:55.330

11 Can "Wow!" be a sentence? 2015-12-24T10:47:26.007

11 He got a vote 80% that of Emmanuel Macron’s 2019-04-13T11:05:30.480

10 Which word does the adverb 'usually' modify in 'In stories the witch is usually a homely woman'? 2016-09-18T12:08:56.590

10 When you're having a cat nap and a bad car accident happens 2017-01-03T07:54:43.477

10 When you want to ask someone to maintain their class 2017-01-05T06:43:07.950

9 Is 'after 20 years sober' correct in 'In 2006, after 20 years sober, he checked himself into rehab for alcoholism'? 2014-08-12T06:22:43.567

9 Meaning: "Angular is what HTML **would have been had it been** designed for applications" 2014-11-20T18:46:42.370

8 The subject of an interrogative sentence 2015-11-05T13:53:08.100

8 "Some things are better left unsaid." -- What are the grammatical functions of 'better', 'left' and 'unsaid'? 2015-12-06T16:08:08.940

8 Should an infinitive be treated as a subject or object? 2016-03-28T08:31:31.627

8 What is the meaning of "The next day, Wednesday, saw Robert become more frustrated"? 2016-06-20T13:13:08.243

8 Which of the revisions of "Yesterday I went to the wedding of a daughter of my husband's brother." is grammatically correct? 2017-01-19T21:37:23.503

7 Explain the verb tense in "All that glitters is not gold" 2013-11-28T12:07:25.300

7 100 USD/US$ Over USD/US$ 100 2014-06-16T12:31:22.903

7 What did you say / said? 2015-02-17T22:16:53.917

7 What does this phrase mean: "the way writing does for me"? 2015-03-13T18:18:02.180

7 Have you been drinking? vs Have you drunk? 2015-11-30T10:26:51.727

7 Inverted word order in question like sub-sentence 2017-03-08T12:43:55.007

7 "Should I" or "I should"? 2018-03-02T19:19:54.957

6 Using “Had Born” in English sentences 2015-06-12T16:18:54.223

6 Do you have a suggestion ( as to ) which book I should buy? 2015-10-09T19:35:34.860

6 What do these sentences mean? 2016-03-26T10:58:11.107

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

6 Adjective + Pronoun - what kind of sentence structure is that? 2017-07-04T10:37:27.293

6 Can there be a "handwritten paper"? 2017-07-16T14:31:08.037

6 "Yes" in the middle of the sentence 2017-08-22T21:03:57.893

6 What is the sentence structure of the sentence? 2018-05-07T13:39:06.253

6 Should I write "If..., I would" or "If..., I will"? 2018-07-01T11:17:11.610

6 How to parse "As for the philosophical content explicitly picks over in the film’s dialogue"? 2019-01-06T23:21:50.870

6 Using "nakedly" instead of "with nothing on" 2019-04-14T08:52:09.267

5 Alternative ways of saying "...., right?" 2014-08-01T04:17:50.133

5 What is the difference between "disapprove" and "disapprove of"? 2016-01-02T12:51:46.950

5 Does "how weight is it" equal to "What weight is it"? 2016-03-17T22:27:29.103

5 Could you please tell me if the second she in this sentence sounds natural or redundant? 2016-08-05T11:19:30.500

5 How to give my telephone number? 2016-12-21T04:31:18.677

5 "Vague to convey my meaning" or "too vague to convey my meaning" 2017-01-13T13:59:48.487

5 "I invite you for / to coffee" is correct? 2017-04-17T17:00:00.443

5 Using how in a list of points 2017-06-22T10:56:22.347

5 How does the word "screaming" modify the verb phrase "come out"? 2017-12-06T16:49:49.270

4 'A decapitated head' from the Huffington Post sounds strange to me 2014-08-13T06:24:41.263

4 India Prime Minister Vs. Indian Prime Minister Vs. India's Prime Minister 2014-10-01T13:13:10.917

4 "Dracula when I saw was the last movie." Why is this sentence wrong? 2014-10-30T12:51:34.770

4 How to identify if sentence is passive Voice or Indicative sentence? 2014-11-11T03:24:36.127

4 "He did many mischiefs." vs. "He made much mischief." – How are these different? 2015-09-19T10:49:14.073

4 When to add "the/a" after "to/at/of"? 2015-10-18T21:05:59.987

4 Is "named" an adjective in this sentence? 2015-11-18T06:36:11.390

4 Can we use 3 "to be" in a sentence? 2016-03-01T06:49:47.523

4 Which one is the right sentence structure? 2016-05-12T05:39:58.637

4 As I have ever seen IT? 2016-07-06T22:54:05.760

4 Why do we use "of" instead of "for"? 2016-07-21T05:10:18.820

4 When you cannot stop your laughter 2016-08-03T11:58:42.590

4 Confused about dangling participles in sentence 2016-08-31T06:06:39.590

4 That car, to me, is what your house is to you/That car is to me what your house is to you 2016-10-08T13:09:19.767

4 Being to moisten 2017-06-29T05:26:59.740

4 'Have never seen' or 'had never seen' 2017-08-07T18:31:08.507

4 About the verbs, which can take three or more objects 2017-12-06T01:59:43.560

4 What's the grammar of "What was it you said?"? 2018-06-14T14:42:51.680

4 I thought I did or I thought I had done 2018-09-10T19:13:10.190

4 what does mean "it there"? 2018-12-24T05:09:09.690

4 Is it correct to say "which country do you like the most?" 2019-03-17T10:45:20.640

4 Your bread will be buttered on both sides 2019-04-26T09:16:47.407

4 Fill out the form 2019-04-29T18:41:30.610

3 Why is there a noun phrase after a passive voice? 2013-06-01T13:10:39.207

3 "Your either for or against him" - what kinda structure is it? 2014-04-24T07:27:50.770

3 It was the same deal that deposed president Viktor Yanukovych BACKED OUT OF in November - I don't understand that part in bold 2014-06-28T05:48:32.793

3 Some good alternatives for "I mean" 2014-07-14T11:03:53.277

3 I am better than you or I am better than you are 2014-10-23T09:10:20.243

3 "You have really nice hair" or "Your hair is really nice"? 2014-12-08T06:29:59.500

3 We are proud to announce 2014-12-31T20:31:00.793

3 What should we call the clause after "would rather"? 2015-02-04T08:06:24.990

3 Ambiguity in reduced relative clauses 2015-02-18T23:42:37.067

3 ' being ' in participle clauses 2015-03-03T15:10:35.193

3 "...until I have+ past participle..." structure 2015-03-05T19:46:54.423

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

3 Is the grammar used in following sentence applicable to any similar situations? 2015-05-18T20:19:03.263

3 Is it strange to say 'beautify something'? 2015-07-27T12:38:26.633

3 Either Jack or you ......... doing this - Fill in the blank 2015-08-24T10:45:20.413

3 What tenses are used in the sentence "He needn't have been anxious though"? 2015-08-27T10:19:06.347

3 May I end a sentence with "between the two", or must I use a pronoun, "between them" or "between the two of them"? 2015-08-29T12:20:18.733

3 Is it acceptable to write "the innovative Picasso"? 2015-09-13T07:09:50.930

3 When not to use 'because' in a sentence? 2015-10-02T03:08:03.283

3 Error in "Children enjoy listening to ghosts stories especially on Halloween night"? 2015-10-02T18:04:05.857

3 "something just not come easy" -- correct grammatical structure with implied meaning 2015-11-03T14:36:01.240

3 Placing of "be" vis-a-vis a "...ly" adverb in a sentence 2015-11-25T16:08:53.577

3 Is "Both of our child" valid? 2016-01-03T04:09:39.593

3 Can it be quickly? Or it should be quick 2016-02-14T22:10:40.490

3 Finishing or Having finished 2016-03-19T01:27:32.490

3 Does the second text "Shops selling everything from..." mean the same as "Shops that sell everything from..." 2016-03-29T20:45:56.280

3 What is wrong with "the result FROM" in this sentence? 2016-04-19T06:17:28.027

3 Can you explain the structure of the following sentence? 2016-05-30T06:29:07.380