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by ginny
Tue Mar 20, 2007 4:36 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Desperation
Replies: 9
Views: 6234

Desperation

Death! Death is all around Blood! Blood is flowing Red, red, red... Everything is becoming red in the eyes Red tears Falling! Falling! Someone is calling inside the dusk Blood sunset covers the river The red river Flowing! Flowing! Nowhere to lean on Nowhere to hide Something wet in feet, in hands,...
by ginny
Mon Mar 05, 2007 5:08 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Lessons Of Life
Replies: 41
Views: 19425

Your writing is honest and natural. I like it. :)
by ginny
Mon Mar 05, 2007 5:07 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Feeling
Replies: 9
Views: 5637

Oh, this is a nice poem! Thanks.
by ginny
Tue Feb 06, 2007 4:55 am
Forum: Current News
Topic: Sidney Sheldon's News
Replies: 4
Views: 4730

Good bye Sheldon! Thank you very much for your great novels, which brought me fantastic moments.
by ginny
Sat Nov 04, 2006 9:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is your marital status?
Replies: 5
Views: 1875

What is your marital status?

Vote here pls!
by ginny
Sat Nov 04, 2006 9:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is your favoriate ghost?
Replies: 15
Views: 5162

I like Casper. Since there is no Casper here, I chose Dracula.
by ginny
Wed Oct 04, 2006 2:18 pm
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: who, that
Replies: 2
Views: 1898

who, that

Do 'who' and 'that' have the same function in relative clauses? It's hard for me to choose one of them to make sentences.

The person, ... is walking, is my teacher.
1.who
2.that
3.whom
4.which

Help pls!
by ginny
Wed Oct 04, 2006 1:42 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: You
Replies: 16
Views: 11503

Re: You

When I wake up from nightmares when I feel cold in winter air I think of you.. nice!! :D love this part.. i can relate :D Thanks so much. I like the second part. :) When snow falls when tears drop when flowers wither when life becomes dark when sorrow fills my heart .......... I dream of you
by ginny
Mon Oct 02, 2006 8:53 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: You
Replies: 16
Views: 11503

Thanks so much, JJJ, nicholascute, swan. :D
by ginny
Wed Aug 16, 2006 8:44 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Ghost
Replies: 3
Views: 2969

I opened the door, in front of me stood a small boy. He looked pale and sick. I felt my heart freezed. 'I'm hungry, please give me something to eat, please!' , weakly whispered he. 'Dad !' I tried to call Dad. Maybe he was just a normal boy but I was so scared. 'Don't call anybody' , ghosly smiled h...
by ginny
Sun Aug 13, 2006 2:18 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Ghost
Replies: 3
Views: 2969

'Darling, you're late!' , said Mom. 'Yes, much work today, Mom! I couldn't catch the bus. So I walked home. Where's Dad?' I asked. 'He's watching TV, I guess. Dinner for you! ' I looked Mom preparing the late dinner. I often had dinner late since my job required me to work overtime. Mom sat on the ...
by ginny
Fri Aug 11, 2006 7:43 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Ghost
Replies: 3
Views: 2969

Ghost

Ghost On a snowy winter night, I was walking back home from work. I was too late for the final bus. Suddenly, I heard something behind me. I stopped and listened carefully with the quickly beating heart. It sounded a child's cry. I've heard that a child was dead on this path in an accident some day...
by ginny
Fri Aug 11, 2006 7:33 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: You
Replies: 16
Views: 11503

Thanks ya!!!
by ginny
Tue Aug 08, 2006 11:40 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: You
Replies: 16
Views: 11503

You

"NICEST POST OF THE MONTH" When I wake up from nightmares when I feel cold in winter air ........... I think of you When snow falls when tears drop when flowers wither when life becomes dark when sorrow fills my heart .......... I dream of you Though... you are not here you were away from my heart ...
by ginny
Tue Aug 08, 2006 11:19 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: far
Replies: 2
Views: 634

far

England is ...than France from Portugal.

1.farther
2.further
3.farer
4.far


I think further is the best choice but what about farther? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Tue Aug 08, 2006 11:16 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: relative pronoun
Replies: 1
Views: 633

relative pronoun

The girl, ...is sitting over there is my sister.

1.who
2.whom
3.that
4.which


I have to choose one to fill in the blank. I get confused between who and that. I think they are both correct. Please help with it! Thank you!
by ginny
Tue Aug 08, 2006 11:11 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: tense
Replies: 3
Views: 936

I misunderstood that some verbs like believe, think...should be used in present simple. So how does it differ they always believe in the saying that 'big is beautiful'? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Thu Aug 03, 2006 3:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Our character: innate or due to living environment?
Replies: 1
Views: 2672

Our character: innate or due to living environment?

Our character is formed innate or due to the living environment? Since being born to grow up, we've lived in many different living environments such as family, school, working, society...Why does my character differ yours? You may say because we live in different environments. So, siblings may live ...
by ginny
Thu Aug 03, 2006 3:10 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: tense
Replies: 3
Views: 936

tense

They have always believed in the saying that 'big is beautiful'.

I don't get why the author used present perfect in this sentense. Is it wrong? I suppose present simple must have been used? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Thu Aug 03, 2006 3:08 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: go on
Replies: 1
Views: 591

go on

The young man was in fact Dustin Hoffman, who went on to win two Oscars...

What does 'went on to win' mean here? Is it 'two continuous times'? I'm just used to 'go on + Ving'. Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Thu Aug 03, 2006 2:54 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: tense
Replies: 1
Views: 608

tense

Right now, I'm not very being busy.

It's wrong, right? We never use 'be' in present progressive? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Wed May 17, 2006 4:13 am
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: Help me!
Replies: 1
Views: 996

Help me!

I have to match words. Please help me check them. Thanks a lot! green, white, black, blue-chip, blue, red, black fingers, lie, company, card, jack, blood, market -> green fingers, white lie, blue-chip company, blue (green?) card, black jack,(?) red blood, black market Anyway, could you please explai...
by ginny
Wed May 17, 2006 3:42 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: infinitive or gerund
Replies: 1
Views: 768

infinitive or gerund

1.My hobby is play football.
2.My hobby is playing football.


Dear Alan, I think #2 is correct. Am I right? If yes, why can't we use the infinitive form of 'play' here as in 'My dream is (to) become a doctor'?

Thanks a lot!
by ginny
Wed May 17, 2006 3:34 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: different than
Replies: 1
Views: 650

different than

Dear Alan, I'm only used to 'different from' but I saw 'different than' in a book.

My opinion is different than yours.

Is it correct? And we never say 'more different than'?
Does 'different from' differ from 'different than'?

Many thanks!
by ginny
Wed May 17, 2006 3:28 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Check
Replies: 1
Views: 630

Check

Please check it. Thanks a lot, Alan!

Had she not assumed that he isn't married, she wouldn't go out with him.
by ginny
Mon May 01, 2006 2:25 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Help
Replies: 1
Views: 587

Help

at the weekend, at weekend, at weekends, on weekend, on the weekend, on weekends

Which ones are wrong? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:47 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: where
Replies: 1
Views: 631

where

They asked him about the countries which/where he visited last week.

Why where is not correct here? Thanks a lot!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:44 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: exercise(s)
Replies: 1
Views: 615

exercise(s)

'I do exercise' means 'I do some physical exercises' and 'I do exercises' means 'I do homework'? Thanks a lot!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:40 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: that/which
Replies: 1
Views: 696

that/which

She said that the men were thieves, that/which turned out to be true.

Can both be correct? Thanks a lot.
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:38 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: on/in
Replies: 1
Views: 598

on/in

The main office of the factory can be found on Maple Street in New York. It's a sentense in my exam. I thought it was in Maple street but I was explained that if there is a definited name of the street, we must use 'on' as above. Is it correct? Anyway, do we need 'the' before Maple? Thanks a lot!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:33 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: I hope not
Replies: 1
Views: 553

I hope not

Why can't we say 'I don't hope so' but 'I hope not'? Thanks a lot!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:29 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: the
Replies: 1
Views: 1203

the

Why do we say 'go to the cinema' but 'go to school'? Why there is no 'the' in the later? Thanks a lot!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:27 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: prefer
Replies: 1
Views: 508

prefer

I prefer watching TV to listening to music.

Is it correct? Many thanks.
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:25 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: ice-cream
Replies: 1
Views: 542

ice-cream

Is ice-cream a count or non-count noun? Or both? I saw both 'I ate an ice-cream' and 'There isn't much ice-cream in the fridge'. Which is correct? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:21 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Me too
Replies: 1
Views: 554

Me too

A: I don't like coffee.
B: Me too / Me neither.

Are both the answers correct? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Mon Apr 03, 2006 3:19 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: a lot
Replies: 1
Views: 506

a lot

I have a lot money.

Is it correct? If yes, any differences with 'a lot of'? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Tue Mar 14, 2006 2:27 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Help
Replies: 1
Views: 814

Help

Dear Alan, after some phrases like dispite, in spite of, in dispite of...we need a noun phrase?

Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Tue Mar 14, 2006 2:24 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Help
Replies: 1
Views: 771

Help

Dear Alan, is it correct? Thanks for your help!

I've warned you about go near the dog.

We use the base form of 'go' here?
by ginny
Mon Feb 20, 2006 7:24 am
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: M.C
Replies: 2
Views: 1574

Many thanks. I got it now! :D
by ginny
Fri Feb 17, 2006 7:54 am
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: M.C
Replies: 2
Views: 1574

M.C

What's M.C short for? Thanks for your help!
by ginny
Mon Feb 06, 2006 10:10 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Write your shortest story or poem
Replies: 3
Views: 3125

'Where is he?' she cries and looks at the crowd. No one answers her.Too noisy! She can't move nearer.

'He died'.
'Yes, he died.'
...

People are whispering around her. She closes her eyes. Everything red! Blood red!
by ginny
Mon Feb 06, 2006 9:43 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Magic-my second ghost story
Replies: 6
Views: 4356

She leaves her house quite early in the next morning. She feels there is something very strange in the cemetery. She looks at her Mom's stomb. There grow a lot of strange yellow flowers. They look like tears. 'My daughter...' She hears someone calling her. She comes nearer the stomb. 'My poor daught...
by ginny
Mon Feb 06, 2006 9:26 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Love and Time
Replies: 31
Views: 18851

Codby wrote:Time may bring loneliness,time may bring oblivion
Yes, it's said that time can heal every wound but that's wrong. Time is our enemy. That love stays forever with time is good but it's so sad if love just stays forever in one heart.
by ginny
Sat Feb 04, 2006 9:54 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Yours sincerely
Replies: 1
Views: 806

Yours sincerely

Dear Alan, I often see some phrases at the end of each letter such as 'yours' , 'yours sincerely' , 'yours lovingly' ... If we only write 'yours' , it means 'your friend', 'your lover'... ? And in 'yours sincerely' , 'yours' is a possesive pronoun, 'sincerely' is an adverb...I really don't understan...
by ginny
Sat Jan 21, 2006 9:12 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Magic-my second ghost story
Replies: 6
Views: 4356

She comes back home later than normal. Her step-mother is waiting for her. 'Bad pig, where did you go? I told you I want to eat fried chicken today. Where is it now?' 'I made one in the kitchen.' coolly says the girl. 'But I don't see it. Did you eat all, dirty pig?' The step-mother stresses every w...
by ginny
Thu Jan 19, 2006 2:59 pm
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Magic-my second ghost story
Replies: 6
Views: 4356

'Mom, can you hear me? I can't talk with anyone because they think I'm an odd. They never listen to me, only you and God but I can't see you...' ... Her tears falling on the yellow flowers on the grave look like morning dew. She sits there and cries until the sun sets. She doesn't know that there i...
by ginny
Sun Jan 15, 2006 9:59 am
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: I have exam.
Replies: 4
Views: 2189

Re: I have exam.

hiiiiiii all here . I have final exam after one week from now,so i need your help please . HOW TO WRITE ESSAY? THANKS An essay often includes three parts: the beginning, the content, and the conclusion, in which the content is the main part developing the topic in your essay. The content can consis...
by ginny
Sun Jan 15, 2006 9:51 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Love and Time
Replies: 31
Views: 18851

Admiral wrote:But then, what about
amanita (nice name) wrote:yea ,i agree with you .
love never die even after long time!
?
It doesn't mean you can love anyone, 'sleep' with anyone and then coming back to your first love. I don't regard it as LOVE.
by ginny
Sun Jan 15, 2006 9:42 am
Forum: Creative Writing
Topic: Love and Time
Replies: 31
Views: 18851

Admiral wrote:Yes, that's a problem which comes up if you think back whether there is still love after she slept with so many others.
That's not LOVE. So you don't need to rethink with such a girl.
by ginny
Sun Jan 15, 2006 9:27 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Help
Replies: 1
Views: 739

Help

Dear Alan, are they all correct? Thanks for your help!

1.All I want to do is become a writer.
2.All I want to do is to become a writer.
3.All I want to do is becoming a writer.