1. Announcement:
    NOTE: Posting Guidelines
    Red5 (Webmaster, UsingEnglish.com)
    14-Jun-2010
    Views:
    116,846
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Last
Threads 1 to 30 of 80

Forum: Frequently Asked Questions

Access commonly asked questions about the English language and our responses to them. The best topics from the Ask a Teacher folder are moved here so you can easily find them.


  1. Translation of a word

    Started by Unregistered, 12-Jun-2009 11:29
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,949
    12-Jun-2009, 12:32 Go to last post
  2. "To"

    Started by fryerka, 08-Feb-2007 15:05
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,973
    15-Mar-2007, 07:11 Go to last post
  3. Wink [Grammar] Pronouns

    Started by Unregistered, 16-Oct-2008 12:32
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 5,298
    16-Oct-2008, 12:49 Go to last post
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 5,626
    27-Nov-2006, 17:43 Go to last post
  4. when to eliminate "the"

    Started by Unregistered, 09-Feb-2008 14:03
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 5,875
    27-Mar-2008, 16:06 Go to last post
  5. with or without been

    Started by yuftos, 27-Dec-2006 12:48
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 6,489
    14-Jan-2007, 22:34 Go to last post
  6. To after some verbs

    Started by Anne59, 01-Aug-2008 16:59
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 6,592
    02-Aug-2008, 08:29 Go to last post
  7. "a" and "an"

    Started by Unregistered, 10-Aug-2008 13:16
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 6,710
    10-Aug-2008, 15:10 Go to last post
  8. People - Two Little Questions

    Started by Anonymous, 18-Aug-2003 10:39
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 8,766
    07-Nov-2006, 11:04 Go to last post
  9. Smile [Idiom] "Hard hats must be worn at all times"

    Started by Unregistered, 21-Apr-2009 04:34
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 9,033
    21-Apr-2009, 13:31 Go to last post
  10. Question [Grammar] Helping Verbs

    Started by Hi5, 15-Sep-2008 17:53
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 9,169
    05-Mar-2009, 12:31 Go to last post
  11. die/died

    Started by jctgf, 24-May-2008 18:29
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 9,707
    03-Jun-2008, 18:53 Go to last post
  12. Smile relative clause

    Started by Unregistered, 08-Dec-2006 17:57
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 10,055
    09-Dec-2006, 04:40 Go to last post
  13. [Grammar] use of despite

    Started by PamelaTomas, 15-Apr-2009 16:28
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 10,570
    24-Apr-2009, 03:33 Go to last post
  14. having/is going to have

    Started by GUEST2008, 24-May-2008 20:02
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 10,671
    24-May-2008, 22:25 Go to last post
  15. [Grammar] Two questions relating to the position of adverbs

    Started by Maluues, 18-Jul-2008 14:34
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 10,810
    11-Aug-2008, 14:27 Go to last post
  16. *Is this a proper sentence?

    Started by Unregistered, 19-May-2009 08:04
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 11,961
    19-May-2009, 16:10 Go to last post
  17. [Grammar] Gerund Vs. the infinitive

    Started by Rainsberry, 19-Aug-2008 00:01
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 12,621
    19-Aug-2008, 10:36 Go to last post
  18. Reading levels

    Started by Merrilin, 26-Sep-2005 21:15
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 12,860
    27-Sep-2005, 12:55 Go to last post
  19. What is the difference?

    Started by HangmaN, 08-Nov-2006 17:56
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 13,066
    17-May-2007, 13:05 Go to last post
  20. correct preposition

    Started by Tan Elaine, 15-Dec-2008 04:02
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 13,669
    18-May-2009, 07:53 Go to last post
  21. definite article

    Started by Lenka, 14-Jan-2007 15:38
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 13,806
    20-Aug-2007, 03:51 Go to last post
  22. The Flesch Reading-Kincaid scale

    Started by Anonymous, 06-Jan-2003 18:07
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 14,174
    09-Jan-2003, 01:40 Go to last post
  23. [Grammar] usage of verb like difference between get and have

    Started by Unregistered, 19-Jun-2009 08:59
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 14,409
    04-Jul-2009, 15:32 Go to last post
  24. definite article!

    Started by okay19, 15-Jan-2008 12:51
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 14,467
    09-Mar-2008, 21:20 Go to last post
  25. The issue of the articles - "the "

    Started by Anonymous, 17-Sep-2003 06:48
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 17,221
    05-Aug-2005, 13:28 Go to last post
  26. Smile have; having

    Started by sureshfina, 26-Aug-2007 10:37
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 17,388
    03-Sep-2007, 04:18 Go to last post
  27. A question ????????

    Started by dectator, 30-May-2008 18:19
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 17,560
    10-Jun-2008, 01:51 Go to last post
  28. Lightbulb "had better"

    Started by monyshygirl, 17-Jun-2008 18:50
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 17,742
    21-Jul-2008, 15:05 Go to last post
  29. Smile [General] How should I sign my name with the title in an email?

    Started by Paru, 29-Aug-2009 08:50
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 19,414
    31-Aug-2009, 21:46 Go to last post

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Last

Forum Information and Options

Moderators of this Forum

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •