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    surfing

    a. Tom is playing surfing. The board used for surfing that Tom is stepping on is called surfboard.

    1. Are the sentence structure and usage of words are correct?
    2. Is surfing the correct name of the activity?
    3. What is the verb of surfing if surfing is the proper name of this activity?
    4. What is the name of those playing this activity?
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    b. Mary is stepping on a board with a string attached with the tail of the speedboat.

    1. What should I call the board?
    2. What should I call this kind of activity?
    3. Is the expression the tail of the speedboat right?
    4. What is the verb to play this activity?
    5. What is the name of those playing this activity?
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    Re: surfing

    Quote Originally Posted by Ju View Post
    a. Tom is playing surfing. The board used for surfing that Tom is stepping on is called a surfboard. Delete "playing"

    1. Are the sentence structure and usage of words are correct?
    2. Is surfing the correct name of the activity? Yes.
    3. What is the verb of surfing if surfing is the proper name of this activity? To surf
    4. What is the name of those playing this activity? Surfers

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    b. Mary is stepping on a board with a string attached with the tail of the speedboat. I don't know this one.

    1. What should I call the board?
    2. What should I call this kind of activity?
    3. Is the expression the tail of the speedboat right?
    4. What is the verb to play this activity?
    5. What is the name of those playing this activity?

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    Re: surfing

    b. Mary is standing on a board holding a cable attached to the rear of the speedboat.
    What should I call the board? A water ski.
    What should I call this kind of activity? Waterskiing.
    Is the expression the tail of the speedboat right? Rear is better.
    What is the verb for this activity? Waterski.
    What is the name of those doing this? Waterskiiers.
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    Re: surfing

    The rear of a boat is called the "stern," but "rear" will probably be understood better by most.

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    Re: surfing

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    I thought water-skiing was on two "boards".

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    #6

    Re: surfing

    I know the thing with one board is not called "waterboarding."

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    #7

    Re: surfing

    You can see various types of surface water sports here.

    You can find whichever one you're thinking of there.

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