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    Favorites

    Can I mark someone's question/query as favorite so I can, later, check out the answers posted by the native speakers? I found many questions posted by other learners, which I found interesting and was curious to know the answers to, But couldn't find them later. I know one can find a post by typing the thread title in 'search bar', but it's hard to keep tons of thread titles in mind.
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    Re: Favorites

    Quote Originally Posted by Rollercoaster1 View Post
    Can I mark someone's question as favorite so I can, later, check out the answers posted by the native speakers? I found many questions posted by other learners, which I found interesting and was curious to know the answers to, but couldn't find them later. I know one can find a post by typing the thread title in the search bar, but it's hard to keep tons of thread titles in mind.
    I don't know. I'd bookmark them, give them titles that remind myself what the subjects are, and give them their own bookmark folder.
    I'm not a teacher. I speak American English. I've tutored writing at the University of Southern Maine and have done a good deal of copy editing and writing, occasionally for publication.

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    Re: Favorites

    Quote Originally Posted by Charlie Bernstein View Post
    I don't know. I'd bookmark them, give them titles that remind myself what the subjects are, and give them their own bookmark folder.
    Thank you for the corrections.
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    Re: Favorites

    Thread tools > subscribe to this thread
    If I make any mistakes in English, please let me know!

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    Re: Favorites

    Quote Originally Posted by Maybo View Post
    Thread tools > subscribe to this thread
    I have subscribed to many threads, and I don't think I am being notified of them.
    Last edited by Rollercoaster1; 06-Jul-2020 at 12:01. Reason: typo
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    Re: Favorites

    Quote Originally Posted by Rollercoaster1 View Post
    I have subscribed to many threads, and I don't think I am being notified of them.
    Settings>my subscription
    If I make any mistakes in English, please let me know!

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    Re: Favorites

    If you really want to be bombarded by emails notifying you of every response to a thread, by all means enable subscriptions. If not, the easiest way to find any thread you started yourself is to click on "Quick Links" then "My Threads". Any thread titles that appear in bold have responses you haven't read yet. If you want to see any thread you've taken part in, click "Quick Links" and then "Subscribed Threads". Again, anything in bold has responses you haven't read yet.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Favorites

    I've moved this discussion to the Support forum.
    I am not a teacher.

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