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    Language can change the... of history and affect the behaviour of people. Which one word should I write in? Way, route, direction, course

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    Quote Originally Posted by JustAlilBit View Post
    Language can change the... of history and affect the behaviour of people. Which one word should I write in? Way, route, direction, course
    What is your best guess - and why?

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    Default Re: Homeworks

    The true answer is " to change the course of history" .
    Besides, "homework" is uncountable.

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    Quote Originally Posted by M1na View Post
    The true answer is " to change the course of history" .
    Besides, "homework" is uncountable.
    Please give learners a chance to give their thoughts first.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JustAlilBit View Post
    Language can change the... of history and affect the behaviour of people. Which one word should I write in? Way, route, direction, course
    I'm sure you know the rules by now, JustAlilbit, we don't do homework for people.

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    Default Re: Homeworks

    The correct answer is " the course of history" .
    homework is uncountable.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mohammadhelmi View Post
    The correct answer is " the course of history" .
    homework is uncountable.
    Have you read posts #4 and #5, Mohammadhelmi?

    ps. It is not common for homework to be used countably, but it can be.

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    Default Re: Homeworks

    Quote Originally Posted by Mohammadhelmi View Post
    The correct answer is " the course of history" .
    homework is uncountable.
    This is three times in a row that you've merely plagiarised a correct answer from somewhere in the thread and posted it as your own. I haven't bothered checking further back.
    Is this your only trick?

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    Default Re: Homeworks

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    Please give learners a chance to give their thoughts first.
    This is a good idea. But as we non-native English speakers have come to learn English, it is always a good habit for English teachers to point out all the mistakes a thread starter has made. Sometimes I think foreigners are too polite. More importantly, when we are chatting in an online forum and you point out others' mistakes, it causes no embarrassment.

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