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Peter Kirkpatrick
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"a lowly profitable company": is it correct?

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Why is the verb "did" used in the sentence "I almost did succeed"?

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I was knit a sweater

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Question about "to comprise"

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"It'll be the first time he has met his dad." / "........ he meets his dad." / ".........he'll meet his dad."

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He was playing for two hours or he had been playing for two hours

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Is this sentence clear: "More of them say they want a job than are officially unemployed."

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He was known for a great pioneer

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What does 'walk out' mean in 'You go out for a walk out in a green space which helps with fitness'?

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Can "correspond to" be used with the same meaning as "are"?

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Alternative/Appropriate word for hypocrite

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Is the comparison "There are no people in this room as in that room." ambiguous?

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meaning of "work itself out"

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distinctive vs distinct

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I paid him money to stay in his house

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The Usage of "Would"

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did he (deliberateky) say something

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Appoint a lesson/a meeting

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I hope you will be happy with what you get or I hope you are happy with what you will get?

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societies that existed before 9000 years ago

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What is the difference between "before the law" and "under the law"?

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What's the meaning of "if only"?

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Is the use of the verb "match" correct at the following example sentence?

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Considered, expected in passive

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didn't notice with past simple or perfect

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We keep butter in refrigerator. Can we make a passive voice starting refrigerator?

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"none of the language" -- "none of" with an abstract noun

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Do the sentences "Yes, you did, very well so" and "Yes, you did so very well" have the same meaning?

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What is "real men"?

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Can we usually use the word still in a negative sentence?