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by Sang-heui, Kim
Sat Nov 13, 2004 9:21 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: meaning...
Replies: 2
Views: 1181

Thanks...

:D
by Sang-heui, Kim
Sat Nov 13, 2004 7:08 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: meaning...
Replies: 2
Views: 1181

meaning...

Hi,

What does next sentence mean?

Over 5 million working people in the US divide their work between home and the office.

Best regards...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Nov 11, 2004 10:48 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: relative pro...
Replies: 3
Views: 1719

I don't know...

Thanks for the answer...

But I don't know the meaning :a 'complementizer' rather than as a true relative pronoun.


Best regard :) s...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Tue Nov 09, 2004 6:22 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: relative pro...
Replies: 3
Views: 1719

relative pro...

Hi,

That is the house in that the man lives.(incorrect)

Why can't "prepositions" be placed before a relative pronoun "that"?


Best regards... :)
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Nov 08, 2004 10:03 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: comparative...
Replies: 1
Views: 879

comparative...

Hi,

Which is correct?

1. He is more clever than wiser.
2. He is more clever than wise.

Best regards...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Nov 01, 2004 12:37 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: participle phrase..
Replies: 1
Views: 1684

participle phrase..

Hi, Alan...

Which is correct?

Being driving home, I saw many ducks swimming.
Driving home, I saw ~~.

Best regards...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Sun Oct 31, 2004 6:17 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: agreement....
Replies: 1
Views: 1092

agreement....

Hi, Alan...


I'd like to ask about "agreement".

"8 tons of water are needed."
"8 tons of water is needed."

Which is correct?

Best regards...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Sat Oct 30, 2004 9:48 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: check ...
Replies: 1
Views: 1002

check ...

Hi, Teacher...

Please check next sentence...

"The pleasure of traveling was letting people know what one had traveled."

Best regards...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Oct 28, 2004 7:13 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: preparatory...
Replies: 1
Views: 1279

preparatory...

Dear Teacher

Next sentence is ungrammatical?

I found to read this book difficult.

Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Oct 25, 2004 9:08 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: passive...
Replies: 1
Views: 1169

passive...

Hi, Alan... :D

They say that he is rich.
->It is said that he is rich.
->He is said to be rich.

What's the difference between the first & the second passive sentence.

Best regards...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Fri Oct 22, 2004 1:41 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: have no choice...
Replies: 1
Views: 1292

have no choice...

Hi,

I'd like to know the reason why "to infinitive"is followed by "but" as "I have no choice but to go back."
I learned that "~ing" form is followed by a preposition.


Best regard.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Oct 21, 2004 7:06 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: copular...
Replies: 1
Views: 1367

copular...

Hi, Teacher. Thanks for your clear explanations!!! I'd like to know usage of copular verbs. Though there are various copular verbs, I tnink there aren't many differences in meanings of the verbs. For example, My brother became a doctor. She will make a good wife. His dream came true. This well runs ...
by Sang-heui, Kim
Wed Oct 20, 2004 3:47 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: very...
Replies: 1
Views: 1274

very...

Hi,

I learned that we can use a "much" in modifying past participle as "I am much interested in this novel".

But why do you use a "very" in past participle as "a very frightened animal"?

Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Wed Oct 20, 2004 3:40 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: adverb...
Replies: 1
Views: 1355

adverb...

Hi,
I always appreciate your answers.

I'd like to know the usage of "fairly / quite / rather / pretty / very".

Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Tue Oct 19, 2004 10:02 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: tense...
Replies: 1
Views: 1342

tense...

Hi, Please check next sentences... 1) Tony said he had seen Hee yesterday, but it couldn't be her as she is in Seoul now. 2) Tony said he had seen Hee yesterday, but it couldn't have been her as ... . 3) Tony ..... , but it can't have been her as ... . Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Sat Oct 16, 2004 10:24 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: meaning...
Replies: 1
Views: 1198

meaning...

Hi,

Thank you for answering all the questions...

I'd like to know the difference between next two sentences.

1)I have no money.
2)I don't have money.

Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Fri Oct 15, 2004 6:50 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: tense...
Replies: 1
Views: 1294

tense...

Hi,

Please check next sentences...


1) Would you mind if I come late tonight?

2) Would you mind if I came late tonight?


Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Oct 14, 2004 3:22 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: preposition...
Replies: 1
Views: 1411

preposition...

Hi,

Please check next sentences.

) He has worked there in the past few years.

2) He has worked there for the past few years.

Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Tue Oct 12, 2004 6:43 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: present...
Replies: 1
Views: 1242

present...

Hi, Teacher!


1) Adam has lived in NY.
2) Adam has lived for 10 years in NY.

Which sentence has the meaning that he is living in NY now?

Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Oct 11, 2004 2:17 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Check...
Replies: 1
Views: 1414

Check...

Hi, Alan!

Please check next sentence.

"He is the manager whose powers of leadership leave a lot of to be desired."

Correct the errors,if any.


Best Regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Oct 11, 2004 10:49 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: present ...
Replies: 1
Views: 1307

present ...

Hi, Teacher!

I'd like to know "present perfect".

1) Adam has lived in NY.
2) Adam has lived for 10 years in NY.
3) Adam has been living in NY.
4) Adam has been living for 10 years in NY.

What's the diffrences among the above sentences?

Best regards!
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Oct 11, 2004 7:45 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: than him / than he...
Replies: 2
Views: 1655

than him / than he...

Hi,

What's the difference between next two sentences...

1) I am taller than him.
2) I am taller than he.

Best regards.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Oct 07, 2004 11:06 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: difference...
Replies: 2
Views: 2004

Thanks for your clear answer!

!!!
by Sang-heui, Kim
Wed Oct 06, 2004 1:20 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: difference...
Replies: 2
Views: 2004

difference...

Hi,

What's the differences?

(1) They look their mother in the eye
(2) They look into their mother's eyes

Your answers will be greatly appreciated.

Yours.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Oct 04, 2004 7:19 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: passive...
Replies: 1
Views: 1668

passive...

Hi,

I am wondering about any differences between next two sentences.

I am satisfied at the news.
I am satisfied with the news.

Yours.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Sat Oct 02, 2004 3:08 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Check next sentence...
Replies: 1
Views: 3089

Check next sentence...

Hi,


Please check below sentences.

He is the manager whose powers of leadership leave a lot of to be desired.


Yours.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Sep 30, 2004 12:59 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: meaning...
Replies: 1
Views: 2748

meaning...

Hi, All

I have a question below...


What's the difference in meaning or grammar between the phrases 'way of doing something' and 'way to do something'?




Yours.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Sep 30, 2004 3:38 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: correct answer...
Replies: 1
Views: 1660

correct answer...

Hi,

Please choose a correct answer....


If you had listened to me then, you would not (have been / be) in trouble like this now.


Yours.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Sat Sep 18, 2004 7:04 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: He took {my hand} {me by the hand}
Replies: 1
Views: 3043

He took {my hand} {me by the hand}

Hi, teachers.

Thanks for the answers.

Here comes a question.

He took my hand.
He took me by the hand.

Two sentences have the same meaning?
If not, what's the difference?

All Peace.
by Sang-heui, Kim
Thu Sep 16, 2004 8:11 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: ~ing/to infinitive
Replies: 2
Views: 4276

~ing/to infinitive

Hi,

I don't know fully the difference between below two sentences.

My hobby is reading.
My hobby is to read.


Have a nice day!
by Sang-heui, Kim
Wed Sep 15, 2004 3:20 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: any/some...
Replies: 1
Views: 4242

any/some...

:D
Hi,

I am wondering about below question.

Anybody didn't come.
Somebody didn't come.

In questions and negatives we more often use any, anybody etc.
But why the first sentence is incorrect?

A good day!
by Sang-heui, Kim
Mon Sep 13, 2004 10:44 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: make+O+root...
Replies: 1
Views: 4788

make+O+root...

Hi, Help me with the below questions... 1. I made him do the job.->He was made to do the~ 'to' is inserted in 2nd sentence. Do you know why? 2.1)Do you know what he did yesterday? Do you tell me what he did yesterday? 2)Do you think + What did he do? --> What do you think he did yesterday? Do you im...