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by Stevenloan
Sat Oct 31, 2020 3:32 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Tap water
Replies: 5
Views: 4854

Re: Tap water

trolley and Erik : Thank you both so much for the terms. They are really useful. Have a good weekend.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Fri Oct 30, 2020 2:56 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Tap water
Replies: 5
Views: 4854

Tap water

https://c8.alamy.com/comp/C03HT8/boy-three-years-drinking-water-from-a-public-tap-spain-europe-C03HT8.jpg https://c8.alamy.com/comp/C03HT8/boy-three-years-drinking-water-from-a-public-tap-spain-europe-C03HT8.jpg Hi everyone! Is there a term to call this whole public tap water thing, including the f...
by Stevenloan
Wed Oct 28, 2020 6:01 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Extremely corrupt
Replies: 2
Views: 3591

Re: Extremely corrupt

Erik : Thank you so much for your answer and the idiom you provided. They are fantastic. Have a good day.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 26, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Extremely corrupt
Replies: 2
Views: 3591

Extremely corrupt

Hi guys! I want to describe a politician who is extremely corrupt. Which one below sounds more correct?

1. That politician is corrupt beyond belief.
2. That politician is corrupt to the core.

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Second to none
Replies: 2
Views: 3497

Re: Second to none

trolley : Thanks a lot for your detailed and fantastic answer. It does help. Have a good day.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Sat Oct 24, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Second to none
Replies: 2
Views: 3497

Second to none

Hi everybody! I checked the meaning of " second to none " in several dictionaries, it means " to be the best " but the examples are just about things not people. Is this phrase also applied to people? For example : Among the cooks in this restaurant, Julia is second to none . Your answers will be hi...
by Stevenloan
Fri Oct 23, 2020 5:00 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Dodge to be
Replies: 5
Views: 4718

Re: Dodge to be

Erik and trolley : Thank you so much for your help. I really appreciate it. Have a nice day.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Thu Oct 22, 2020 3:04 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Dodge to be
Replies: 5
Views: 4718

Dodge to be

- Hi guys! In WWII, Kevin falsified a medical certificate to avoid joining the army. Are the two sentences below used correctly in this context? 1. In WWII, Kevin forged a medical certificate so that he was exempted from joining the army. 2. In WWII, Kevin doctored a medical certificate so that he c...
by Stevenloan
Wed Oct 21, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Alexander-esque moment
Replies: 4
Views: 4634

Re: Alexander-esque moment

Phil White, trolley and Erik : Thank you all for your answers. Have a nice day.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 19, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Alexander-esque moment
Replies: 4
Views: 4634

Alexander-esque moment

Risen Magazine: How do you handle rough days? Jennifer Garner: I think that really no matter what happens in your day if you can come through it as a family you will be okay. And you will get to the other side if you can have a little bit of a sense of humor about it and just have each other’s back...
by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 19, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Reply and Response
Replies: 6
Views: 5920

Re: Reply and Response

Erik : Thanks again for your answer. Phil White : Thanks for your input. You two have a good day.

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by Stevenloan
Fri Oct 16, 2020 12:58 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Reply and Response
Replies: 6
Views: 5920

Re: Reply and Response

Erik : I am sorry for the late reply. Thank you so much for your help. I really appreciate it.

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by Stevenloan
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:12 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Reply and Response
Replies: 6
Views: 5920

Reply and Response

1. I apologize for my belated response. 2. I am sorry that it has taken ages for me to reply. Hi guys! My friend sends me an email but I forget and I email him back 5 days later. Are the sentences above used correctly in this context? Which sentence sounds more sincere? Your answers will be highly a...
by Stevenloan
Sat Oct 10, 2020 4:23 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Every last drop
Replies: 2
Views: 3978

Re: Every last drop

Erik : Thanks so much for your version and the advice. Have a great weekend.

StevenLoan
by Stevenloan
Fri Oct 09, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Every last drop
Replies: 2
Views: 3978

Every last drop

https://scontent.fvca1-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/121187926_2849971905262769_1742936762766459685_n.jpg?_nc_cat=1&_nc_sid=730e14&_nc_ohc=TJJ8JgCMggEAX9nKm2M&_nc_ht=scontent.fvca1-2.fna&oh=feb4c078bc3bc0deb474780c19ce8776&oe=5FA697F2 - Hi everyone! Is it correct to say " Have you ever put a washing up ...