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Topic: Are there any mistakes in the passage?
Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 11:33:04 AM
thar is a genius.Applause Applause Applause

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Topic: Why cannot access the forums?
Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 11:28:38 AM
It happened. Now fine.

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Topic: Reform of the Calendar
Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 11:16:34 AM
Drag0nspeaker wrote:

Four-week months would just ruin the whole thing. I'd end up sleeping when I should be working and eating when I should be sleeping - most confusing!

Applause Applause Applause Applause Applause Applause Applause


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Topic: Clinic and Surgery
Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 11:08:39 AM
BobShilling wrote;That's question for another thread. This one is about clinic and surgery.

Islami wrote:
To call a spade, a spade.

Do you know of it?

Here it means one should not twist the meaning of any word. The one in vogue should be adopted.

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Topic: Canada's Grief
Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 10:51:55 AM
Hope123, I join you for compassion and grief. Rare quality.






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Topic: shopping mall
Posted: Sunday, April 15, 2018 11:30:27 AM
As per TFD:

2. mall - mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisersmall - mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; usually includes restaurants and a convenient parking area; a modern version of the traditional marketplace; "a good plaza should have a movie house"; "they spent their weekends at the local malls"
shopping center, shopping centre, shopping mall, plaza, center
food court - an area (as in a shopping mall) where fast food is sold (usually around a common eating area)
mercantile establishment, outlet, retail store, sales outlet - a place of business for retailing goods


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Topic: Clinic and Surgery
Posted: Sunday, April 15, 2018 11:05:20 AM
In India the degree granted to a doctor is M.B.,B.S. which stands for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. An M,B.,B.S. is entitled to practice is competent to practice medicine and perform minor surgeries. Hence "Clinic and Surgery".

Normally written as "Physician and Surgeon".IMO

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Topic: monitor her condition for/over the next few days
Posted: Saturday, April 14, 2018 1:08:21 PM
Both can work, but 'for' is better. IMO.

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Topic: Is the comma after 'ready' required?
Posted: Saturday, April 14, 2018 1:05:59 PM
Yes. But 'after dinner' is not necessary. IMO

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Topic: the accurate words for "logistics"
Posted: Saturday, April 14, 2018 1:03:18 PM
Islami's answer is the crux.

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