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by wowenglish
Sat Apr 27, 2013 4:21 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: which
Replies: 1
Views: 1058

which

He was skeptical about the benefits of sitting closer to the front of class. He tried it once or twice. He found that he did not get drowsy during class. He reported having thought to himself, "Well, if I'm this close I may as well take notes," which he had done only sporadically before. I would lik...
by wowenglish
Thu Feb 14, 2013 2:32 pm
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: on
Replies: 2
Views: 3239

on

What's the meaning of "on" in the next sentence?
What do you say you and I clear the table and bring on dessert?
by wowenglish
Mon Jul 30, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: upset/angry
Replies: 1
Views: 3606

upset/angry

Is there any difference in the meaning between (1) and (2)?
1. I'm upset that you didn't call.
2. I'm angry that you didn't call.
by wowenglish
Thu Jan 05, 2012 11:56 pm
Forum: Help Each Other with English
Topic: I'm going to be history anyway!
Replies: 3
Views: 5414

I'm going to be history anyway!

What does he mean by "1"? 1. I'm going to be history anyway! Son: I'm a little short... may I borrow your gas card? Daughter: I need cash to chip in for gas, daddy? Father: Here, just take my whole wallet... Son: Cool! Daughter: Wow! thanks, daddy! Father: The way things are going, I'm going to be h...
by wowenglish
Sun Sep 25, 2011 10:17 am
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: have/get
Replies: 1
Views: 785

have/get

I wonder if there is subtle difference between "1" and "2".
1. Let's go have some coffe.
2. Let's go get some coffee.
by wowenglish
Fri Sep 16, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: Grammar Help
Topic: want
Replies: 1
Views: 958

want

I have two questions.
1. I wonder if "catching" is gerund or anything.
I don't want you catching a cold.

2. I wonder if there is subtle difference between "A" and "B".
A: I don't want you to catch a cold.
B: I don't want you catching a cold.