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by Hung Tao
Wed Jan 04, 2017 3:06 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: How long
Replies: 1
Views: 610

How long

Please correct the following sentence :
How long are you visiting Vietnam for?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Nov 19, 2015 2:27 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: see or view security cameras
Replies: 1
Views: 1145

see or view security cameras

Please tell me which sentence is correct: 1) She wanted to see the security cameras to find out who stole her bag at the supermarket. 2) She wanted to view the security cameras to find out who stole her bag at the supermarket. 3) She wanted to review the security cameras to find out who stole her ba...
by Hung Tao
Sat Nov 14, 2015 2:20 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: cover down to over knees
Replies: 1
Views: 1005

cover down to over knees

Please correct the following sentence:
In order to visit the pagoda, visitors' clothes must cover down to over knees.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Mon Oct 05, 2015 5:50 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: of the highest international standards
Replies: 1
Views: 1292

of the highest international standards

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)We offer various sports facilities of the highest international standards.
2)We offer various sports facilities meeting the highest international standards.
3)We offer various highest international standard sports facilities.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Mon Oct 05, 2015 4:24 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: more of comment than research
Replies: 1
Views: 1386

more of comment than research

Please correct the following sentence:
For gold in general in Vietnam, there have been several articles, which are more of comment than research.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Feb 20, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: blew or sent
Replies: 1
Views: 1344

blew or sent

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) Yesterday, a strong wind blew a Pepsi can to my face while I was taking a walk in the park.
2) Yesterday, a strong wind sent a Pepsi can to my face while I was taking a walk in the park.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Tue Dec 24, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: who
Replies: 1
Views: 1496

who

Please tell me whether the following sentence is correct:
Who crashes into the car in front is fully liable for the damage.
Is "who crashes into the car in front" the noun clause used as a subject?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Nov 07, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: close or out of service
Replies: 2
Views: 4226

close or out of service

Please tell me which sentence is correct: 1) Our amusement park will temporarily have to close from 3pm today because of the incoming strong storm. 2) Our amusement park will temporarily have to be out of service from 3pm today because of the incoming strong storm. 3) Our amusement park will tempora...
by Hung Tao
Sat Oct 19, 2013 2:23 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: mind sun or rain
Replies: 1
Views: 3241

mind sun or rain

Please correct the following sentence:
It is reported that hundreds of people didn't mind sun or rain queuing for new Iphones.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Tue Dec 25, 2012 3:02 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: is or are
Replies: 1
Views: 1051

is or are

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) There is only a bottle of milk, some eggs and butter in the fridge.
2) There are only a bottle of milk, some eggs and butter in the fridge.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Dec 21, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: measurement of height
Replies: 1
Views: 878

measurement of height

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) Please come here to take your height.
2) Please come here to take your measurement of height.
3) Please come here to get your height taken.
4) Please come here to get your measurement of height taken.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Sat Dec 15, 2012 1:43 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: In or on
Replies: 1
Views: 1090

In or on

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)Your charming smile will be in my mind forever.
2)Your charming smile will be on my mind forever.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: blow off or fly off
Replies: 1
Views: 1082

blow off or fly off

Please tell me which sentence is correct: 1) Please turn your cap around so that your cap can't fly off when you are sliding down the track. 2) Please turn your cap around so that your cap can't blow off when you are sliding down the track. 3) Please turn your cap around so that your cap can't throw...
by Hung Tao
Wed Nov 21, 2012 5:24 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: what salary
Replies: 1
Views: 1260

what salary

Please correct the following sentence:
What salary do you want ?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Oct 31, 2012 9:24 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: the moving
Replies: 1
Views: 1140

the moving

Please correct the following sentence:
It's very difficult to capture the moving with this camera.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Sat Oct 13, 2012 2:46 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: from the audio system
Replies: 1
Views: 1226

from the audio system

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) Please follow the instructions on the audio system and the signs along the track.
2) Please follow the instructions from the loudspeakers and the signs along the track.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Sat Oct 13, 2012 2:38 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: as many times as you like
Replies: 1
Views: 1159

as many times as you like

Please correct the following sentence:
You can play this roller-coaster as many times as you like but you have to queue up at the entrance for a new ride.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed May 09, 2012 8:06 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: not or no
Replies: 1
Views: 1328

not or no

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) There is not enough time.
2) There is no enough time.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Apr 04, 2012 4:12 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: have fun this evening
Replies: 1
Views: 1788

have fun this evening

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) Have fun this evening!
2) Have a funny evening!
3) Enjoy your evening!
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Feb 23, 2012 1:31 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: it or that
Replies: 1
Views: 1171

it or that

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) Please don't do it.
2) Please don't do that.
3) Please don't do so.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Jan 06, 2012 5:15 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: how or what
Replies: 1
Views: 879

how or what

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)What do you think about your boss?
2)How do you think about your boss?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Jan 06, 2012 5:13 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: what or how much
Replies: 1
Views: 931

what or how much

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)What is your salary ?
2)How much is your salary ?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Jan 06, 2012 5:10 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: get home from work
Replies: 1
Views: 927

get home from work

The question " What time do you get home from work?" means:
1) What time do you arrive home after work?
2) What time do you start leaving the company to go home after work?
Do the phrases "get home" and "come home" mean the same?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Dec 30, 2011 2:22 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: open or start operating
Replies: 1
Views: 888

open or start operating

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)What time does the cable car system open ?
2)What time does the cable car system start operating ?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Nov 16, 2011 6:49 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: who are you with?
Replies: 1
Views: 875

who are you with?

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)Who are you with?
2)Who are you going with?
3)Who are you coming with?
4)Who do you go with?
5)Who do you come with?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Sat Nov 12, 2011 5:15 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: what do you like most
Replies: 1
Views: 725

what do you like most

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)What do you like most about Vietnam?
2)What of Vietnam do you like most?
3)Which of Vietnam do you like most?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Mon Oct 03, 2011 4:28 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: vacancies
Replies: 1
Views: 729

vacancies

If I need to hire 2 female accountants, which of the following notices is correct:
1) Vacancies for 2 female accountants.
2) 2 female accountants wanted.
3) 2 female accountants needed.
4) 2 female accountants required.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Mon Oct 03, 2011 3:06 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: last turn
Replies: 1
Views: 641

last turn

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) The last turn of the bumper cars is 10 pm.
2) The last go of the bumper cars is 10 pm.
3) The last playing of the bumper cars is 10 pm.
4) The last game of the bumper cars is 10 pm.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Mon Oct 03, 2011 10:46 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Note or notice
Replies: 1
Views: 1138

Note or notice

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)Note: There are no buses on Sundays.
2)Notice: There are no buses on Sundays.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Mar 30, 2011 6:37 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: security check
Replies: 1
Views: 861

security check

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)Please open your luggage for security check.
2)Please open your luggage for security checking.
3)Please open your luggage for checking security.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Mon Jan 31, 2011 4:00 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: short-sighted
Replies: 1
Views: 822

short-sighted

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)How short-sighted are you?
2)What is your short-sightedness?
3)How is your short-sightedness?
4)What is the degree of your short-sightedness?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:23 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: what is there
Replies: 1
Views: 744

what is there

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)What is in your bag?
2)What are in your bag?
3)What is there in your bag?
4)What are there in your bag?
5)what does your bag have?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Jan 12, 2011 2:27 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: keep by yourselves
Replies: 1
Views: 849

keep by yourselves

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)Please keep your belongings carefully by yourselves.
2)Please keep your belongings carefully yourselves.
3)Please hold your belongings carefully by yourselves.
4)Please hold your belongings carefully yourselves.
Thanks a lot
by Hung Tao
Mon Jan 03, 2011 9:24 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: special
Replies: 1
Views: 767

special

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)What is special about this food?
2)What special does this food have?
3)What special things does this food have?
4)what is this food special about?
Thanks a lot
by Hung Tao
Sat Jan 01, 2011 2:56 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: let me pass
Replies: 1
Views: 681

let me pass

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)Please let me pass.
2)Please let me past.
3)Please let me through.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Dec 30, 2010 3:44 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: hard-working days
Replies: 1
Views: 945

hard-working days

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)After hard-working days, everybody needs to take a rest at weekends.
2)After hard days of work, everybody needs to take a rest at weekends.
3)After days of hard work, everybody needs to take a rest at weekends.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Dec 16, 2010 2:50 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: make a tour
Replies: 1
Views: 674

make a tour

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)Whenever I go to the supermarket, I always make a tour around household-goods stalls.
2)Whenever I go to the supermarket, I always make a tour of household-goods stalls.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Thu Dec 16, 2010 2:40 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: housework
Replies: 1
Views: 1279

housework

Please tell me which sentence is correct: 1)I wouldn't hesitate to buy anything that can help me with housework if they suit my pocket. 2)I wouldn't hesitate to buy anything that can ease my housework if they suit my pocket. 3)I wouldn't hesitate to buy anything that can facilitate my housework if t...
by Hung Tao
Sun Nov 21, 2010 3:43 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: the time
Replies: 1
Views: 732

the time

The movie starts at 8pm, but we arrive at the movie at 7:30pm, so which of the following sentences is correct:
1) It's not the time for the movie yet.
2)It's not time for the movie to start.
3)The time for the movie hasn't come.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Sat Nov 20, 2010 10:49 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: form the shape of
Replies: 1
Views: 630

form the shape of

Please correct the following sentence:
In celebration of his 28th birthday and 4th wedding anniversary , his friends will gather together to form the shape of the number 28 and 4 in the party and it will be photographed from very high above, which is a surprise gift for him.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Oct 13, 2010 2:30 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: near or close
Replies: 1
Views: 823

near or close

Please tell me which sentence is correct: 1) Please go straight to near the cable car station then turn right and go down the steps , you will see the souvenir shop on your left. 2) Please go straight close to the cable car station then turn right and go down the steps , you will see the souvenir sh...
by Hung Tao
Wed Sep 29, 2010 2:28 pm
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: make a man out of you
Replies: 1
Views: 1923

make a man out of you

Please explain the meaning of the phrase "make a man out of you" in the following sentence:
I'll make a man out of you.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:01 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: to or with
Replies: 1
Views: 717

to or with

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)I belong to you.
2)I belong with you.
If both are correct, is there any difference in meaning?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Sep 17, 2010 11:18 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: how many are you?
Replies: 1
Views: 896

how many are you?

Please tell me whether I can say " how many are you?" to mean "how many people are there in your group?". If possible, is it formal?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Sep 03, 2010 11:50 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: time
Replies: 1
Views: 669

time

Please tell me which is the correct way of saying 15:30:
1)fifteen thirty
2)three thirty pm
3)three thirty in the afternoon
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Aug 11, 2010 10:24 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: I or me
Replies: 1
Views: 775

I or me

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1)There are 4 people in my family: my father, my mother, my sister and me.
2)There are 4 people in my family: my father, my mother, my sister and I.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Tue Jul 27, 2010 2:31 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: lose or miss
Replies: 1
Views: 862

lose or miss

Please tell me which sentence is correct:
1) Do you lose something?
2) Did you lose something?
3) Have you lost something?
4) Do you have something missing?
5) Do you miss something?
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Fri Jul 09, 2010 9:34 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: the more the better
Replies: 1
Views: 965

the more the better

Please tell me which sentence is correct: 1)The more of this refreshing water you drink, the better for you it is. 2)The more you drink this refreshing water, the better for you it is. 3)The more of this refreshing water you drink, the better it is for you. 4)The more you drink this refreshing water...
by Hung Tao
Fri Jul 09, 2010 9:24 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: must-visit
Replies: 1
Views: 727

must-visit

Please correct the following sentence:
Ha Long Bay is a must-visit destination in Vietnam.
Thanks a lot.
by Hung Tao
Wed Jun 16, 2010 10:19 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: treat in the way
Replies: 1
Views: 796

treat in the way

Please tell me which sentence is correct: 1)Our children will treat us the same way we treat our parents. 2)Our children will treat us the same way as we treat our parents. 3)Our children will treat us in the same way we treat our parents. 4)Our children will treat us in the same way that we treat o...