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Why has "strangely" been used instead of "strange" in the sentence "Harry felt strangely"?

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What is the subject of the sentence "Inside were mounds of gold coins"?

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What's the meaning of "that's you done" and what does "'s" stand for?

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What's the meaning of "gossip away" in the sentence "Mrs. Dursley gossiped away happily"?

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What's the difference between "stalk" and "stem"?

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Relative pronoun "whom" used as an indirect object of a verb with two objects

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"make something adjective" or "make adjective something"?

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What is the grammar behind "One wild cart ride later they stood blinking in the sunlight outside Gringotts"?

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What's the difference between pliable, flexible, and bendy?

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1 answer
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Why has "in" been used in the sentence "he rose in his seat"?

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Grammar of "There's lots of flavors out there" [duplicate]

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Why is "it's" used in the sentence "It's the Visa card people"?

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How to say expedite a process by two times

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What does "I never know" mean?

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Name for the state of being 5, 10, 57 etc years old

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Let us not to forget or Let us not forget? [duplicate]

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When to use most things and when to use most of (the) things

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What is the meaning of "wave" in "Harry tried to wave the owl out of the way"?

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Does "strict library" mean a library that is strict about its rules and law and order?

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What is the grammar of the sentence "there are 100 cents to a dollar"?

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What's the difference between "try something" and "try something out"?

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Meaning of "and yet" in the middle of this sentence

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What's the meaning of "the tape measure crumpled into a heap on the floor"?

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What's the difference between elastic, springy, and whippy?

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The grammar analysis of "if I'd known what that wand was going out into the world to do, ..."

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What's the meaning of "mad" in "Dragon liver, seventeen Sickles an ounce, they're mad!"?

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Which one is grammatically correct: "use cup as a measurement system" or "use cup as measurement system"?

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Why has "father" been capitalized in the sentence "I think I'll bully Father into getting me one"?

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What is the grammatical function of "knowing" in the sentence "he's grown up knowing your name."?

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Does "for" mean "as" in the sentence "Look what your mum had for a sister!"?