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Profile: Sophia Alexandrova
User Name: Sophia Alexandrova
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Last Visit: Saturday, April 14, 2018 12:54:37 AM
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Topic: Inversion
Posted: Saturday, April 14, 2018 12:54:36 AM
whatson wrote:
Not that she felt depressed,but...

Thanks a lot! :)
Topic: Inversion
Posted: Friday, April 6, 2018 5:46:17 AM

Is it possible to say:

She felt strained. Not did she feel depressed but she could finish no task.

What I meant was that: the fact is that she wasn't stressed...

Thanks in advance!
Topic: Sentence structure
Posted: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 3:28:12 AM

Could you please advise if it is possible to leave the sentence this way: These two cases prove the significance of cultural awareness as if lacked one can face an embarrassing situation.

Topic: The way it is
Posted: Wednesday, November 1, 2017 4:48:23 PM

Is it possible to say: Somebody wants to go on the way it is? I would like to say that there are those who are reluctant to change their way of living.

Thanks in advance :)
Topic: phrase
Posted: Sunday, October 22, 2017 5:10:51 AM
Thanks! :)
Topic: phrase
Posted: Saturday, October 21, 2017 8:25:03 AM

Could you please advise if it is possible to say "from the-thick-of-it perspective"? What I want to say is that the described perception of the event is vivid and provided by the person who took part in it.

Topic: the word order
Posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 4:51:19 PM
Both are a bit unclear. Do you mean there is a gap between a city and a rural area, or do you mean the rural area IS the gap between cities. If so then;

"The more the regions become inhabited, the smaller becomes the rural gap between big cities."

Thanks for your reply. I mean that the gap between the city and the countryside becomes smaller. To put it another way, they become equal in terms of facilities, life quality, etc.
Topic: the word order
Posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 4:14:20 PM

Could you please advise me if it sounds fine: The more regions become inhabited the smaller the gap between big cities and rural areas is. Or I have to put it this way: The more regions become inhabited, the smaller is the gap between big cities and rural areas.

Thanks in advance!
Topic: if sentence
Posted: Sunday, July 9, 2017 3:29:04 PM

I am stuck with the sentence.

He promised to help me if I ___________ in trouble
a) is b) will be c) was d) would be

I would choose "am" but there is no such option and "was" sounds awkward to me.

PLease ive me a helping hand :-)))

Topic: election campaign synonims
Posted: Sunday, May 28, 2017 5:42:22 PM

Are there any collocations to substitute "election campaign"?

Thanks in advance!

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