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https://academicguides.waldenu.edu/writingcenter/grammar

Resources

Diana Hacker. Rules for write.

Diana Hacker. A pocket style manual.

Oxford Modern English Grammar by Bas Aarts.

From Old English to Standard English by Dennis Freeborn.

Samuel P. Newman in A Practical System of Rhetoric

https://hemingwayapp.com/

English

How do I use the phrases "to the south of …", "on the south of …" and "in the south of …"?

https://forum.wordreference.com/threads/prepositions-with-compass-points-south-north-etc.1875944/

https://www.quora.com/Which-one-is-correct-‘live-in’-or-‘l-live-at’

Resources

https://www.englisch-hilfen.de/en/inhalt_grammar.htm

https://www.myenglishpages.com/english/vocabulary-lesson-idioms-alphabetical-order.php?letter=a

https://learningenglish.voanews.com/

AP English Language and Composition

AP English Literature and Composition

Latin: Vergil

https://writemyessayfor.me/?

https://ted-ielts.com/describe-a-map-language/

https://www.englishclass101.com/blog/2020/07/17/directions-in-english/

https://en.islcollective.com/english-esl-powerpoints/grammar/word-order/compass-cardinal-directions/106123

https://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2015/09/principles-of-writing-how-to-avoid-wordiness.html

https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/grammar/british-grammar/verb-patterns-verb-infinitive-or-verb-ing

My exercises

"His English had the flawless, idiomatic ring of a native speaker" about 
Satoshi Nakomoto
  1. Get the most out
    • I’d learned English grammar in order to get the most out of enlightenment.
    • She gets the most out of our Computer science course.
    • His writing gets the most out of American literature.
    • Since you want to speak fluently, thinking actively gets the most out of any conversation.
    • Paolo gets the most out of his college classes.
    • Enlightenment gets the most out of good.
    • Our house gets the most out of Greek architecture.
    • My learning method gets the most out of your skills.
    • I’m studying mathematics because it gets the most out of my time.
  1. Make the most out of.
  1. poster child
  1. Unfounded.
    • Clever people gotta keep away unfounded opinions.
  1. Revelers.
    • My neighborhood has several revelers.
    • On New Year’s Eve shows who is a reveler.
    • Revelers gone.
    • Each reveler was odd.
    • I see a reveler.
  1. Reign.
  1. muddle up
    1. Some instructors muddle up computer science topics.
  1. malfeasance
  1. groundbreaking
  1. clever
  1. lounge
  1. licentiousness
  1. hall
  1. bring
  1. tough time
  1. threatened
  1. STAND FOR
  1. grave
  1. shawl
  1. burial
  1. breastfeed
  1. set off
  1. abridgment
  1. reckoning
  1. hailed
  1. bring out
  1. alike
  1. bodes
  1. send out
  1. pointed out:
  1. dearth
  1. so that
  1. breaks down
  1. scuffle. It refers to a physical conflict.
  1. melee. It refers to a physical conflict mass.
  1. bout. It refers to illness or a boxing match.
  1. proper
  1. raison d'être (Yes, it’s an English noun).
  1. haunted
  1. quest
  1. standoffish
  1. cunningly
  1. seriousness
  1. sleuth
  1. Giggling
  1. toucancompelling
  1. sunken ship
  1. gumballs
  1. poured out
  1. Sleep-deprived,
  1. Farewall
  1. beacon
  1. uplifting
  1. Prerequisite vs Requisite
  1. For those who are interested
  1. He did like to pull chains …
  1. rekindle
  1. stepping-stone
  1. delighted
  1. faithfully
  1. astounded
  1. live up to,
  1. undertaking
  1. clapping
  1. divers
  1. toddler
  1. odd one out
  1. burglary
  1. breath away
  1. day in, day out
  1. acquaintance
  1. wagered
  1. show up
  1. Outward
    1. An outward crocodile follows me!
    1. The 1st president of the United States that opens outward us.
    1. Have you played the “outward” game?
    1. I ain't gotta outward and grow up.
    1. Have you got to go outward?
  1. Relentless.
  1. Ground.
  1. junkies
  1. alas
  1. purview
  1. outlaw
  1. slippery
  1. work out
  1. gossip
  1. some still at large
  1. ensuing
  1. feat
  1. deal
  1. declutter
  1. draws off track
  1. convey
  1. harvest
  1. burgeon
  1. bathe
  1. voyage
  1. communal
  1. spotless
  1. brush up on
  1. dust
  1. make out
  1. encourages
  1. pure
  1. stockpiled
  1. amalgamated
  1. built-up
  1. parade
  1. sets up
  1. stains
  1. leaping out
  1. antiseptic meaning
  1. congrous
  1. conjoined
  1. coicident
  1. mannerisms
  1. bull-riding
  1. maneuver
  1. debauchery
  1. sheathing
  1. drowning
  1. catchall
  1. knocking down
  1. malarkey
  1. thrusts
  1. flashy
  1. stashes
  1. eye-catching
  1. though
  1. apt
  1. prevailing
  1. sore
  1. silk
  1. vent
  1. steadiness
  1. acquiescence
  1. bruise
  1. fit
  1. to make up, comprise of, compose of https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/grammar/british-grammar/consist-comprise-or-compose
  1. comprise
  1. whim
  1. whereas
  1. while
  1. outlandish
  1. leverage
  1. chasing
  1. sleek-looking decoys
  1. settling down
    1. Most modern men don’t settle down with anybody.
    1. People forget their problems settling down on a sofa.
    1. Guys! Settle down
  1. bragging
  1. godly
  1. outgroup
  1. straw
  1. golly
    1. Golly! I’m wondering why?
  1. plenty
    1. Rich people, by definition, are plenty of money.
  1. endearment
    1. Are you endearment to parents?
  1. Catfishing
    1. Far too many influencers are catfishing.
    1. Their catfish is disgusting.
  1. coups
  1. appointed
  1. nuggies
  1. charade
    1. A charade has been seen.
  1. betrayal
    1. Betrayal is forever.
  1. held
  1. relegate
  1. tame
  1. thing up
  1. dope
  1. fallen
  1. loose
  1. deemed
  1. tricked
  1. back-alley
  1. sordid
  1. hijackings
  1. scoundrel
  1. sacred
  1. head up
  1. blind
  1. Satyr
  1. Som
  1. in awe
  1. rehearsed
  1. Coconut-water-sipping
  1. blabs
  1. second fiddle to none.
  1. sipping
  1. goonish
  1. whole thing up. https://forum.wordreference.com/threads/to-make-the-whole-thing-up.2694433/
    1. this whole thing up
    1. Leviatan told us a whole thing up. Might you tame?
  1. I can dig it https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=I can dig it
  1. bread and butter
  1. Waste.
  1. alibis
  1. sharpen
  1. alibis
  1. in fits
  1. suitor
  1. awake
  1. naughtyw
  1. leering glances
  1. arises
  1. nuggies
  1. cheers
  1. set off
  1. crocodilian jaws
  1. guilty of arson.
  1. hapless
  1. Donner Professor
  1. lie
  1. spare
  1. malcontent
  1. Willing
  1. clout
  1. tune in
  1. laid
    1. You laid with this hope
  1. forth
  1. chiefly
  1. awe
  1. chase
  1. toast
  1. disengage
  1. foreboding.
  1. breathtaking
    1. A breathtaking pretty woman was talking to me.
    1. For God’s sake, you’re saying a breathtaking truth.
  1. couching
  1. repair to
    1. In business days, I'm repairing to my school.
  1. outspoken
  1. exactly one vs only one
  1. Misnomer
  1. subtle
  1. so far
  1. in a way
  1. rendered
  1. nuances
  1. ought
  1. disobedient.
  1. spiteful.
  1. thwart
  1. finest Wool
  1. mischievous
  1. acquiescence
  1. subtle nuances
  1. agreeable
  1. agreeable
  1. on lung disease other than cancer.
  1. Pitted.
    • I pit you.
    • The good pitted her again.
    • Why are you pitting yourself?
    • Our friends have pitted her.
    • You gotta pit the bad.
  1. oath
    1. All the United States elected presidents have got to take an oath to fill the president.
  1. Faint.
  1. Gotta
  1. Gone
  1. breeze
  1. keep away
  1. valedictorian
  1. full-fledged
  1. Weightage
    1. ajar
  1. indeed.
    • Indeed, it happens.
    • I see you indeed.
    • Scientific evidence says indeed another thing.
    • Oh, my boy, you’ve made another thing indeed.
    • Are you okay? Indeed I’m okay.
    • Have you been, Jeff? I’m sad by Disney indeed.
    • For me it is happy fact, indeed it is better than I expected.
  1. regarded
  1. thoroughly
  1. end up
    • I listen to you; you end up in a dark place.
  1. Bear one thing
  1. literary
  1. further
  1. curmudgeonly
  1. farmyard
  1. moron
    • When one has seen a lot of moron people, you become one. It ends up our clever path.
  1. Search and seizure
  1. verb +noun + on
  1. couch potato
  1. gym freak
  1. burn off
  1. warm-up
  1. moist
  1. shed light on,
  1. such-and-such
  1. All English conjugations.
  1. foolish

https://www.grammarly.com/blog/verb-conjugation/

Present Perfect

  1. To + For

https://www.grammarly.com/blog/to-vs-for/

  1. Depicts
  1. haunts
  1. bachelor
  1. as such
    1. We don’t have a house as such.
    1. You see her as such
  1. Learning the ropes
  1. No sweat
  1. coaxing
  1. devoid
  1. bout
  1. maneuvers
  1. devoid of
  1. flock of backyard
  1. to refrain from performing
  1. All that glitters are not gold.
  1. overlooked
  1. Adjectives ending in ED and ING
  1. out of someone’s league
  1. get the ball rolling.
  1. get into shape.
  1. singling out
  1. fulfill
  1. fall off

  1. DIRECTION

https://forum.wordreference.com/threads/in-the-south-of-england-or-on-the-south-of-england.2506712/

https://www.quora.com/Is-there-any-significant-difference-between-in-the-south-of-and-to-the-south-of

  1. I’m living in Southern California.
  1. My house is in the south of England
  1. Where I’m living is to the south of California.
  1. Mexico is to the south of the USA.
  1. I live in a little town ON the south coast of England
  1. I live in a little town IN the South of England.

https://englishgrammarapp.com/

slight

hard-featured

summon

settled

  1. Preposition
    1. https://academicguides.waldenu.edu/writingcenter/grammar/prepositions
    1. https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/grammar/british-grammar/prepositions
    1. https://learnenglish.britishcouncil.org/grammar/b1-b2-grammar/verbs-and-prepositions

https://www.britannica.com/dictionary/eb/qa/-Your-Yours-and-Letter-Writing

n/a. (2022, November 02). Retrieved from https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/n-a

Sentences

It is not uncommon to meet with an opinion that though 
the promoting manufactures may be the interest of a part
of the Union, it is to that of another part.
Alexander Hamilton, "Report on Manufactures," originally published in 1791.

How to increase your reading skills?

  • Increase your vocabulary.
  • Understand grammar.
  • Reading more.
  • On focus.
  • Safe steps. Keywords. Inferences.
  • Heuristics. Representations.
  • Search.

Conventional expressions

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Unfortunately, there is no rule or formula that can be applied to conventional expressions. https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat/sat-reading-writing-practice/new-sat-writing-grammar/a/sat-writing--article--conventional-expressions--quick-guide

"stand on " vs. "stand in " vs. "stand for in awe

  • not only __ but also __
  • both __ and __
  • from __ to __
  • as __ as __
  • between __ and __
  • (n)either __ (n)or __

verb + preposition.

preposition + noun.

https://blog.prepscholar.com/all-the-sat-idioms-you-need-complete-list-and-tips

https://rm.coe.int/tool-33-a-list-of-expressions-for-everyday-communication-language-supp/16807171b7

Subjects

“Just woke up to the news that more Tweeps were summarily fired last night.”

Eric Frohnhoefer @ 🏡 on Twitter. (2022, November 14). Retrieved from https://twitter.com/EricFrohnhoefer/status/1592528714126233600

Is “I woke up” or “you woke up”? is it a command?

The answer is I woke up.

Types of conditional

https://www.cs.dartmouth.edu/~thc/Cormen-rules.pdf

https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/grammar/british-grammar/conditionals-if

Forms

if clause, then main clause

if clause, then main clause

main clause if clause

Summary

truelikely/possibleless likely / less posibbleimpossible
Formif present simple, modal verb with future meaning (shall/should/will/would/can/could/may/might)if past simple, modal verb with future meaning (shall/should/will/would/can/could/may/might)
When?

  1. If they have money, they will join us on our vacation. If they had money, they could join us on our vacation.
  1. If you don’t have to work tomorrow, you will be happier. If you didn’t have to work tomorrow, you would be happier.
  1. If she goes to sleep earlier, she will not be too tired tomorrow. If she went to sleep earlier, she might not be too tired tomorrow.
  1. If I win the lottery, I will buy a house. If I won the lottery, I would buy a house.

Asking and Giving Direction in English

Personal names

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Given_name

Conjugations

Simple Present

Simple Past

Rebeca and I rewound the commercial when we saw our stimmy.

Present Perfect

I have eaten it. We have sent them. He has shown something else. Adam has been a reveler, but not now.

Adverbs vs verbs

You must write verbs over adverbs.

Hove, S. (2018). Grammar 101: Verbs vs. Adverbs - Elite Editing. Elite Editing. Retrieved from https://eliteediting.com/resources/verbs-vs-adverbs

Modals of Certainty

https://learningenglish.voanews.com/a/everyday-grammar-may-might-must-modals-certainty/2887387.html

Whom and who

English literature

CliffsNotes

Victorian literature

Villette, Charlotte Brontë

Converting nouns or adjectives into verbs

https://primaryleap.co.uk/activity/converting-nouns-or-adjectives-into-verbs/level-1

Polisemia

https://blog.prepscholar.com/all-the-sat-idioms-you-need-complete-list-and-tips

Enantiosemia

Endonym and exonym

Connotation

Denotation

DECLENSION OF NOUNS

https://www.thelatinlibrary.com/101/Declension.pdf

German

https://userbase.kde.org/Tutorials/ComposeKey#Typing_Macrons.2C_Umlauts.2C_Accents.2C_...

Dictionary

https://www.dwds.de/

https://www.duden.de/

Latin

https://nobispacem.com/sites/default/files/documents/anewlatinprimerbymimamaxey.pdf

Espanol

https://aplica.rae.es/orweb/cgi-bin/v.cgi?i=fnviErcOkgLFPkpa

https://aplica.rae.es/grweb/cgi-bin/v.cgi?i=wMyVTfglgPhZzzSJ

Composicion del nombre

Nombre := Nombre de pila + Apellidos Paternos + Apellido Maternos

http://dspace.uces.edu.ar:8180/xmlui/bitstream/handle/123456789/1953/Importancia_Fuente_Linares.pdf?sequence=1

https://www.rae.es/duda-linguistica/es-correcto-anadir-articulo-al-nombre-de-pila-como-en-el-luis-o-la-susana