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Topic: What does matching color mean when talking about clothes?
Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 12:42:12 AM
Ex. I was wearing a burberry check scarves of matching color.
Give other examples.
Topic: What does running on the edge mean?
Posted: Wednesday, February 14, 2018 12:14:20 AM
Ex. I was running on the edge to board the flight.
Please provide other examples.
Topic: Is there any rule for short and long vowel sounds?
Posted: Sunday, September 24, 2017 5:06:28 PM
In Spanish a, e, i, o and u only have one sound and we can detect easily in a word because is only one sound.
In English minimum are two and it could be more than two. Is there any way to know which sound to use in a word that you don't know the meaning but you see/read the spelling?
I am pretty sure there are rules but I don't know where to find them.
Topic: Preposition on for place
Posted: Friday, September 08, 2017 10:54:25 PM
Why in the sentence below is the preposition "on" used instead of "in" or "at"?

Pope Francis acknowledged the scars of Colombia’s civil conflict on the Roman Catholic Church on Friday
Topic: Difference between over, above and about
Posted: Tuesday, September 05, 2017 11:48:05 AM
Is there any difference in the below sentences?

I couldn't hear her over/above the siren.
I prefer the red one over/above the blue.
A general ranks over/above a colonel.
They always argue over/about who gets to drive.
All this discussion is over/about the upcoming event.
Topic: Over vs During
Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 11:13:39 PM
Hi,

Is there any difference between over and during?

The server will be down over/during the weekend.
We have collected reports over/during the past 3 years.
She will visit her grandmother over/during the weekend.
She kept driving fast over/during half an hour.

Topic: The hills or dam above the village
Posted: Friday, September 01, 2017 1:17:15 PM
What does it mean the hills or a dam above the village?

The preposition "above" is something higher level than other. But I don't think hills or dam is exactly above the village.

Give me more similar examples where do not include hills or dam
Topic: Difference between grow and come in a context
Posted: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:32:47 PM
What is the difference in the sentences below?

I grew to appreciate her in a moment.
I came to appreciate her in a moment.

I grew to think bad things about him.
I came to think bad things about him.

I grew to misunderstand the situation.
I came to misunderstand the situation.
Topic: Difference between these sentences (One in Present and the another in Present Continuous)
Posted: Saturday, July 01, 2017 7:34:58 PM
What is the difference in meaning between these sentences.

I live in London.
I am living in London.

I work for Joe.
I am working for Joe.

I study math.
I am studying math.
Topic: character actor, supporting actor and method actor
Posted: Sunday, June 25, 2017 6:35:23 PM
I don't know the differences and the similarities between those words. Please help me telling in what they differ.

character actor, supporting actor and method actor

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