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    #1

    Smile correct me please!

    Choose the correct from:

    1. John gave us further (information, informations).
    2. The room is empty. We need some (furniture, furnitures).
    3. Would you like to play (some music, a music)?
    4. All that we need is (happiness, the happiness).
    5. I was not in (good health, a good health) last year.
    6. The news (is, are) bad.
    7. Fish and rice (are, is) on my list.
    8. Linguistics (seems, seem) very interesting.
    9. I think (sport, a sport) is boring.
    10. I will put (some chicken, a chicken) in my sandwich.
    11. When I went to bed, I found (a light, light) on in the other room.
    12. I run (business, a business) of my own.
    13. Please, do accept this as expression of (thanks, thank).
    14. If we pay in cash we make (a saving, saving) of %5.
    15. We take (pain, pains) to protect our children.
    16. Darts (seems, seem) difficult.
    17. There must be two (shorts, pairs of shorts) here.
    18. We got (much rain, many rain) in our country.
    19. Fish and rice (are, is) my best dish.
    20. Give me (shout, a shout) when ready.
    21. The French (are, is) very famous for wine.
    22. Two hundred pounds (are, is) not a lot of money.
    23. He speak very (slow, slowly).
    24. The storm did a lot of (damage, damages) to the country.
    25. She seems (sadly, sad).
    26. We had to pay (damages, damage) to the families.
    27. (The life, life) seems easy to live.
    28. It is (such a boring, such boring) film.
    29. I need (a scissor, some scissors) to cut the paper.
    30. (Light, the light) is faster than any thing in nature.
    31. It is (a quite cold day, quite a cold day).
    32. (This, these) means of transport seems very (cheaply, cheap).
    33. She has (interesting life, an interesting life).
    34. We usually go by (the car, car) but today we are going by (the bus, bus).
    35. We use (the iron, iron) for building houses.
    36. Mary was in (the prison, prison) for nine years, but in the end she got (the freedom, freedom).

    the bold words are my answers

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    #2

    Re: correct me please!

    From a quick glance, the following are incorrect:
    5,6,8,11,14,15,17,19,24,26,28,29,30,31,34,36.

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    #3

    Re: correct me please!

    1. John gave us further (information).
    2. The room is empty. We need some (furniture).
    3. Would you like to play (some music)?
    4. All that we need is (happiness).
    5. I was not in (good health) last year.
    6. The news (is) bad.
    7. Fish and rice (are) on my list.
    8. Linguistics (seems) very interesting.
    9. I think (sport) is boring.
    10. I will put (some chicken) in my sandwich.
    11. When I went to bed, I found (a light) on in the other room.
    12. I run (business) of my own.
    13. Please, do accept this as expression of (thanks).
    14. If we pay in cash we make (a saving) of %5.
    15. We take (pains) to protect our children.
    16. Darts (seems) difficult.
    17. There must be two (pairs of shorts) here.
    18. We got (much rain) in our country.
    19. Fish and rice (is) my best dish.
    20. Give me (a shout) when ready.
    21. The French (are) very famous for wine.
    22. Two hundred pounds (is) not a lot of money.
    23. He speak very (slowly).
    24. The storm did a lot of (damage) to the country.
    25. She seems (sad).
    26. We had to pay (damage) to the families.
    27. (The life) seems easy to live.
    28. It is (such a boring) film.
    29. I need (some scissors) to cut the paper.
    30. (Light) is faster than any thing in nature.
    31. It is (quite a cold day).
    32. (This) means of transport seems very (cheap).
    33. She has (an interesting life).
    34. We usually go by (car) but today we are going by (bus).
    35. We use (iron) for building houses.
    36. Mary was in (prison) for nine years, but in the end she got (freedom).

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    #4

    Re: correct me please!

    Quote Originally Posted by espazia View Post
    Choose the correct from:

    1. John gave us further (information, informations).
    2. The room is empty. We need some (furniture, furnitures).
    3. Would you like to play (some music, a music)?
    4. All that we need is (happiness, the happiness).
    5. I was not in (good health, a good health) last year.
    6. The news (is, are) bad.
    7. Fish and rice (are, is) on my list.
    8. Linguistics (seems, seem) very interesting.
    9. I think (sport, a sport) is boring.
    10. I will put (some chicken, a chicken) in my sandwich.
    11. When I went to bed, I found (a light, light) on in the other room.
    12. I run (business, a business) of my own.
    13. Please, do accept this as expression of (thanks, thank).
    14. If we pay in cash we make (a saving, saving) of %5.
    15. We take (pain, pains) to protect our children.
    16. Darts (seems, seem) difficult.
    17. There must be two (shorts, pairs of shorts) here.
    18. We got (much rain, many rain) in our country.
    19. Fish and rice (are, is) my best dish.
    20. Give me (shout, a shout) when ready.
    21. The French (are, is) very famous for wine.
    22. Two hundred pounds (are, is) not a lot of money.
    23. He speak very (slow, slowly).
    24. The storm did a lot of (damage, damages) to the country.
    25. She seems (sadly, sad).
    26. We had to pay (damages, damage) to the families.
    27. (The life, life) seems easy to live.
    28. It is (such a boring, such boring) film.
    29. I need (a scissor, some scissors) to cut the paper.
    30. (Light, the light) is faster than any thing in nature.
    31. It is (a quite cold day, quite a cold day).
    32. (This, these) means of transport seems very (cheaply, cheap).
    33. She has (interesting life, an interesting life).
    34. We usually go by (the car, car) but today we are going by (the bus, bus).
    35. We use (the iron, iron) for building houses.
    36. Mary was in (the prison, prison) for nine years, but in the end she got (the freedom, freedom).

    the bold words are my answers
    I have already answered this in a private message that you sent me, didn't you like my answers?

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    #5

    Wink Re: correct me please!

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    I have already answered this in a private message that you sent me, didn't you like my answers?
    Sometimes it takes some some time to come to the conclusion that sometimes it is better to pose a question on to the forum rather than to one single person.

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