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    #1

    "underlies"?

    "Successful language learning requires language users to know the culture that underlies language."


    Is the base form for the verb "underlies" underlie?

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    #2

    Re: "underlies"?

    Yes.

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    #3

    Re: "underlies"?

    It would be better for me with a/that language as I assume you mean the culture underlying the language being studied rather than some sort of universal culture.

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    #4

    Re: "underlies"?

    "Successful language learning requires language users to know the culture that underlies a/that language."

    Tdol, you prefer it that way?
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 25-May-2015 at 22:34. Reason: Enlarged font to make it readable

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    #5

    Re: "underlies"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Odessa Dawn View Post

    Tdol, do you prefer it that way?

    See above.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #6

    Re: "underlies"?

    OD, Tdol prefers it that way and so do I.

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