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The speaker seems to be confused between 'undermine' (which makes no sense in this context) and 'underestimate' (which makes perfect sense). It's been noticed by people making comments under the video.


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Harry looked great. He had been wearing his new suit. To me those sentences imply that Harry had stopped wearing his new suit at the time he was seen to be looking great. The past perfect continuous puts the wearing in the past of another event that is in the speaker's past, and the only event referred to is the time he was seen. Compare Harry looked great....


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I can’t be sure without context, but it is possible that the person meant “undermine” in the sense of sabotage: we should not impede people who are in the process of changing their ideas, work against them, or make their task more difficult. If so, “undermine how quickly” sounds odd to me. I might say, “We should not undermine people as they are changing ...


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Unless you are using gestures to show that "here" mean "my heart", if you change "heart" to "here" you will change the meaning. "Heart" is quite specific. "Here" could be any place from the context.


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I think this is better asked of people with domain-specific knowledge, as understanding the phrase depends more on that knowledge than general grammatical knowledge. It may be easier to understand if we start with "our construction also yields efficiency when some restrictions on treatment effects are imposed." This is saying that there is some ...


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Welcome to English Language Learners. If you say, "I have had experience", the amount of experience you've had is not communicated. Most people would assume that if you don't communicate the amount it's either not important or it's not enough to be impressive. In your case you have a goal of communicating that you've had a lot of experience so it's ...


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I'm not a programmer, but I believe it’s talking about an “Auto Save” function. "This toggle (turn on or off) will save (spare you) the annoyance (frustration, task) of remembering to save (your progress) before rebuilding your application each time." If you turn on the "Auto Save", your work will automatically “save” on a regular basis, ...


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