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by sreyoshi
Tue Jun 17, 2008 6:31 am
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: punctuation after greetings
Replies: 1
Views: 13803

punctuation after greetings

Hi all, Should there be any end punctuation after greetings like 'good morning?' Let me clarify a bit. Part of a student's workbook looks like this: Greeting a person Listen. Good morning Good afternoon Good evening Hi! Hello! so, the students are being asked to listen to the given words on a CD. An...
by sreyoshi
Tue Jan 22, 2008 3:46 pm
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Use of these and they
Replies: 5
Views: 15601

Re: Use of these and they

heyy Kevin,

yes, you are right about that...I was basically confused with the plural... :) ...but just another thing, why 'who's'? wouldn't that be 'whose'?

cheers....
by sreyoshi
Tue Jan 22, 2008 5:21 am
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Use of these and they
Replies: 5
Views: 15601

Re: Use of these and they

thanks... :)
by sreyoshi
Mon Jan 21, 2008 9:44 am
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: Use of these and they
Replies: 5
Views: 15601

Use of these and they

Heyy all, When exactly to use 'they' to indicate inanimate plural objects, and not use 'these?' For example, for the question 'Whose trousers are these?' should the answer be 'These are mine' or 'they are mine'? If 'they', then why? In other words when can 'they' be used as a demonstrative? Thanks.....