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Thread: Idioms


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    Idioms

    What do they mean?

    1. Viruses are becoming more common place. (What does the bold part mean?)
    2. Viruses are becoming a more common place. (what does it mean with 'a' there?)

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    Re: Idioms

    It should be commonplace, which is the same as common. The second is wrong- there's no need for the indefinite article.


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    Re: Idioms

    Thanks.

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