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"Should be completed until you will have arrived" - doesn't it sound weird?

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Usage of "If vs whether"

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When "CIA" doesn't need the definite article?

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"The young Einstein" - Do we always need "the" here?

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“get drinks” and “get some drinks” vs. “get the drinks”

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“A modern world" vs "the modern world"

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Is it correct to use “polymerase chain reaction” without "the" definite article?

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“Keep track of crime to someone” – meaning

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“The most something” vs. “most something”

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Confusion with /e/ sound

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Article needed in "show (a) focus"?

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“Distribution” vs “the distribution”

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“Sea level” vs. “The sea level”

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The subject in "How much information is created daily?"

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“I’m reading so slowly it’s going to take me about three weeks to finish the writing.” - Where is the mistake?

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“We are (the) Microsoft team.” Do we need an article here?

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“It seems that Japanese customs have been changing since around 1920 little by little.” What’s the mistake?

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“Since the train was delayed for more than an hour, passengers were given a full refund.” – Why is there no article before “passengers”?

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Absence of inversion when adverbs of place and direction go in front position

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What can the phrase “is embedded in a whale of a bill” mean?

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By the age of 18, I (decided / had decided) not to go to university

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“I had a flat in the centre of town, but I didn’t like living there, so …”

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Omission of articles before countable nouns

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What is the difference between “unique to” and “unique for”?

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I went to a reunion for students who were educated (or had been educated?) in physics department during the 1980s

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“The announcement will come as (a) little surprise.” – Is using the indefinite article here a mistake?

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Left vs. left from

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Definition of “definitiveness”. Is there a simple way to tell whether a noun is definite or not?

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“What a relief?” – Why do we need an article?

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Omission of articles before unique nouns.