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    #21

    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improvr the Lives of Ordinary People

    I doubt that cholesterol was a concern for people in olden times. It was discovered fairly recently.

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    #22

    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improvr the Lives of Ordinary People

    The title of the thread should be: Please look at(not over)/check my essay.
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    #23

    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improve the Lives of Ordinary People

    I have fixed the spelling of my improved title. As for "look over" it is a phrasal verb meaning "to examine something". Example: "Would you please look this over and correct any mistakes?"

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    #24

    Re: Please look over my eassy ? (TOEFL)

    According to the dictionary, "to look over something" is to examine something quickly or to give it a cursory look.

    http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dict.../look-over-sth
    I am not a teacher or a native speaker.

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    #25

    Re: Please look over my eassy ? (TOEFL)

    I don't consult a dictionary unless I'm unsure of something.

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    #26

    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improve the Lives of Ordinary People

    Dang! I was to have all subsequent posts have this title.

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    #27

    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improve the Lives of Ordinary People

    It's a better title.

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    #28

    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improve the Lives of Ordinary People

    Don't you think?

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    #29

    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improvr the Lives of Ordinary People

    Quote Originally Posted by tedmc View Post
    The title of the thread should be: Please look at(not over)/check my essay.
    look over means examine. However look at means to see.. I think i am right at my point.

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    Re: How Modern Cooking Methods Improvr the Lives of Ordinary People

    Quote Originally Posted by moha27 View Post
    look over means examine. However look at means to see.. I think i am right at my point.
    It depends on context. They can mean the same thing.

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