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Topic: Summer afternoon...the two most beautiful words in the English language.
Posted: Monday, December 11, 2017 12:30:53 PM
_ War. Fill in the blank. Two ugly, if not the ugliest words.
Topic: Last Manned Lunar Landing (1972)
Posted: Monday, December 11, 2017 12:23:15 PM
My question is how, or with what did they "lifted off from the lunar surface". No detail on that part at all.
Topic: Help me understand this part
Posted: Sunday, December 10, 2017 1:39:20 PM
Romany, that makes all the senses.
Topic: Eradication of Smallpox Is Certified (1979)
Posted: Saturday, December 09, 2017 1:50:51 PM
Eradication of Smallpox is one reason why science and scientists are the day, and war and generals are the night.
Topic: Help me understand this part
Posted: Saturday, December 09, 2017 1:40:34 PM
The rector is someone who preaches and prays, a nonentity to everyone, and all the official uniform can't make him any more conspicuous.

But even so much..uniform..was enough to conceal the fact that he was a man like any other man. No,..

It is confusing.Think
Topic: Subject-verb agreement, need fast answer
Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 2:40:05 PM
Parpar1836 wrote:
It wouldn't ever be proper to say "There are a . . ."? I've been using English for a long time (I mean a LONG time!), and I still have these questions. And, yes, I still make grammatical errors and typos.

Back in my early days, we didn't have grammatical message boards either. Just teachers and textbooks.


If I were taking an English grammar test right now I would bet on "There is a".
Topic: Subject-verb agreement, need fast answer
Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 1:58:49 PM
There was a
Topic: Jonathan Swift (1667)
Posted: Thursday, November 30, 2017 10:16:03 AM
What do you mean by "his dark side"? Can't blame people to value love the most among life, freedom and love.Boo hoo! I would be surprised if he does not have his dark side.

I find this an interesting read: http://www.authorama.com/famous-affinities-of-history-iv-1.html
Topic: Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.
Posted: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 4:23:39 PM
Jealousy always has the brightest, vividest imagination. It comes up with anything from nothing.
Topic: Jealousy is never satisfied with anything short of an omniscience that would detect the subtlest fold of the heart.
Posted: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 9:44:54 AM
Jealousy is never satisfied with anything.

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