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There are several guides (here is one from the Cambridge Dictionary) which say that a mid-position adverb should normally be placed before the verb strongly believe There are specific circumstances when after is preferred, but I don't think any of those listed apply. As with the Pirate's Code, these are guidelines rather than absolute rules... but you won'...


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The original quote is correct, and your suggestion is, unfortunately, incorrect. An object has a name, not the other way around. 'What' is being used as a pronoun, referring to the content of the books. It is saying that "the black art" is a name that the content referred to may be called by. Reversing the structure as you suggest would imply that &...


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There's no rule here about "ending sentences with is/are". There is a rule about moving interrogative pronouns (wh-questions) to the front of a sentence, and sometimes that leaves the verb ("is/are" in your examples) at the end of the sentence. In your examples, the difference is in the structures of the two noun clauses after "Do ...


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