Speaking Writing Articles
That For So
"The hurt it was that painful it made him cry," say "so painf...
Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wagstaff request the
Sequence Of Tenses
When two verbs depend on each other their tenses must have a ...
A verb is a word which implies action or the doing of somethi...
A sentence is an assemblage of words so arranged as to ...
Prepositions And The Objective Case
Don't forget that prepositions always take the objective case...
Says Ii Said
"Says I" is a vulgarism; don't use it. "I said" is correct fo...
A pronoun is a word used in place of a noun; as, "John gave h...
Common Stumbling Blocks - Peculiar Constructions - Misused Forms.
When two singular subjects are connected by neither, nor use a
singular verb; as, "Neither John nor James was there," not were
Custom Has sanctioned the use of this word both with a singular and
plural; as--"None is so blind as he who will not see" and "None are
so blind as they who will not see." However, as it is a contraction of
no one it is better to use the singular verb.
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