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Have you ever been bullied?
Added on 14th Oct 2003 | 415 Votes
'If you see her, tell her I called.'
Added on 12th Oct 2003 | 388 Votes
Standard English is the best English.
Added on 8th Oct 2003 | 485 Votes
A phrase where the words contradict each other like 'living death' is...
Added on 6th Oct 2003 | 2278 Votes
'Lovely' is an
Added on 5th Oct 2003 | 498 Votes
Which is correct?
Added on 2nd Oct 2003 | 485 Votes
Only the 3rd conditional refers to past time.
Added on 29th Sep 2003 | 436 Votes
The third conditional is only used about an established fact in the if- clause.
Added on 28th Sep 2003 | 365 Votes
Dear Mrs Hasan.....
Added on 19th Sep 2003 | 441 Votes
Dear Mrs .....
Added on 19th Sep 2003 | 445 Votes
"Spoken language is, in fact, no less structured and highly organised than written." MAK Halliday
Added on 16th Sep 2003 | 403 Votes
What is the study of meaning called?
Added on 15th Sep 2003 | 1284 Votes
What is a vowel sound made of two vowel sounds gliding together called?
Added on 15th Sep 2003 | 863 Votes
An individual's language is called...
Added on 15th Sep 2003 | 452 Votes
Is language hard-wired into the human brain?
Added on 14th Sep 2003 | 450 Votes
"Most spelling mistakes are due to ignorance" SR Golding
Added on 10th Sep 2003 | 384 Votes
Should Ebonics be taught in schools?
Added on 10th Sep 2003 | 2068 Votes
Big and small are...
Added on 7th Sep 2003 | 477 Votes
Big and large are...
Added on 7th Sep 2003 | 436 Votes
Someone has left ..... books behind.
Added on 7th Sep 2003 | 524 Votes
Do you use an apostrophe in plural acronyms and initialisms?
Added on 7th Sep 2003 | 8527 Votes
Do you use an apostrophe in plural dates?
Added on 7th Sep 2003 | 2611 Votes
Do you agree with proposals to give a language test to people applying for citizenship?
Added on 7th Sep 2003 | 427 Votes
Does the present progressive have a passive form?
Added on 6th Sep 2003 | 580 Votes
Which is more important?
Added on 5th Sep 2003 | 516 Votes
Which language is the most difficult?
Added on 5th Sep 2003 | 25488 Votes
No text is free of other texts.- Ferdinand de Saussure
Added on 5th Sep 2003 | 360 Votes
A non-defining relative clause is usually separated by commas from the rest of the sentence.
Added on 3rd Sep 2003 | 411 Votes
You can use 'that' as the relative pronoun in a non-defining clause.
Added on 3rd Sep 2003 | 388 Votes
In indirect speech, you always change the tenses of the original verbs.
Added on 3rd Sep 2003 | 489 Votes
How long do you think it takes to become fluent in English?
Added on 2nd Sep 2003 | 1782 Votes
"English grammatical structures acquire their meaning and use by contrasts" Michael Lewis
Added on 1st Sep 2003 | 479 Votes
Language is 'the infinite use of finite means'. Wilhelm von Humboldt
Added on 1st Sep 2003 | 553 Votes
'However' is a conjunction.
Added on 1st Sep 2003 | 1585 Votes
A loan word should follow the rules of the language it comes from.
Added on 31st Aug 2003 | 353 Votes
"Word is a virus." WS Burroughs
Added on 31st Aug 2003 | 455 Votes
Does the punctuation matter?
Added on 30th Aug 2003 | 431 Votes
Which is the most common modal?
Added on 29th Aug 2003 | 492 Votes
Can a question be answered with a question?
Added on 27th Aug 2003 | 470 Votes
Foreign students should not be taught English slang expressions.
Added on 26th Aug 2003 | 627 Votes
"To say that no two persons punctuate exactly alike would no doubt be an exaggeration" GV Carey
Added on 25th Aug 2003 | 345 Votes
"Language is the dress of thought" Dr Samuel Johnson
Added on 24th Aug 2003 | 757 Votes
Grammar is thought.
Added on 24th Aug 2003 | 416 Votes
A word made by joining parts of words together to make a new word is a ....
Added on 24th Aug 2003 | 545 Votes
There is too much emphasis on written language in most language courses.
Added on 23rd Aug 2003 | 376 Votes
............. were there.
Added on 23rd Aug 2003 | 479 Votes
Which do you use?
Added on 22nd Aug 2003 | 374 Votes
Most sentences with verbs in the passive do not state the agent.
Added on 22nd Aug 2003 | 374 Votes
An intransitive verb cannot be used in the passive voice.
Added on 22nd Aug 2003 | 1031 Votes
A language ..... the society that uses it.
Added on 22nd Aug 2003 | 408 Votes
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