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by MiMo
Fri May 16, 2008 5:13 am
Forum: Talking Point Discussion
Topic: Biofuels are the answer to the energy question. Agreed?
Replies: 6
Views: 13171

Re: Biofuels are the answer to the energy question. Agreed?

Maybe genetically modified crops could be a solution. They are said to be immune to pests and diseases plus they grow faster and are made to be more sustainable than conventional ones. Consumers are concerned about the potential danger of GM food but as raw for biofuel GMOs would satisfy both manufa...
by MiMo
Fri May 02, 2008 1:10 pm
Forum: Talking Point Discussion
Topic: Biofuels are the answer to the energy question. Agreed?
Replies: 6
Views: 13171

Re: Biofuels are the answer to the energy question. Agreed?

When the deposites of oil are over, any more or less satisfactory answer will be be accepted with haste and gratitude, so why shouldn't it be biofuels. I only wonder why this idea wasn't developed earlier.
by MiMo
Sat Dec 08, 2007 3:48 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: An odd conditional
Replies: 1
Views: 568

An odd conditional

‘It was agreed that if within three days a change for the best did not come the end was close at hand’ Something is wrong with a conditional clause, isn’t it? It was Theadore Dreiser who wrote the sentence so this hardly can be a mistake. Is it a pattern of outdated language or a special emphasis on...
by MiMo
Tue Nov 20, 2007 3:18 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: Likely: to be or not to be?
Replies: 1
Views: 799

Likely: to be or not to be?

When do we use construction "to be likekly/to be not likely", what does it mean. Would you give the patterns of it's use.
by MiMo
Fri Oct 26, 2007 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello from Russia!
Replies: 3
Views: 1523

I'm 17, learn english and going to become an interpretor.
I'm from Krasnoyarsk. I suppose it looks quite different from Costa Rica though i'v never been there. My city is situated on the banks of the Yenisey. The river is marvellous at nightnime lit by dy the city lights.
by MiMo
Sat Oct 20, 2007 12:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello from Russia!
Replies: 3
Views: 1523

Hello from Russia!

Hi! I'm a first year student, interested in languages and eager ti socialise! If you want somebody from Siberia to speak with, here am I. It would be nice if you could tell me something peculiar of your country.