dbfreak

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cannot vs. can not

The first spelling/grammatical mistake I always see, even in...

Recent Comments

on: Correct preposition following different?

Yeah, I think it's almost always from, but not the only.. I...

on: Signage

Yeah.. I've never heard anyone use the word signage improper...

on: Use of “Referenced”

No, because a lot of people would agree with you. But, no, ...

on: cannot vs. can not

Maybe because of the n and n :S...

on: Canadian pronunciation of “out and about”

the first syllable in the word*!...

on: Canadian pronunciation of “out and about”

elongating the word in the first* syllable!...

on: Canadian pronunciation of “out and about”

Haha, I dunno about the filim stuff, but I def know what you...

on: Canadian pronunciation of “out and about”

It seems that I have wasted, once again, so much time on the...

on: How do I write out .25% ?

In "normal" English, if you will, you would replace that wit...

on: “His being chosen” vs. “His having been chosen”

When one is writing down thoughts, your brain with its conce...

on: “sources of” vs. “the source of”

Ok, imagine the blood they are looking for is called t-blood...

on: “she” vs “her”

I don't remember learning this in school. Except for the par...

on: Really happy or real happy

as long as you're allowed*...

on: Really happy or real happy

Exactly, real is used for true, genuine, etc.. However, w...

on: It is you who are/is ...

Uh.. I think you're confusing yourself, Donna. Does Donna...

on: Comparisons and Superlatives of Colours

English-Russian Translator has got the right concept. How...

on: Usage of past, present, and future tense in ownership

No, both are correct, as in accepted. And, yes, 'was the ...

on: OK vs Okay

It doesn't matter about the history. All we have to know ...

on: “This is she” vs. “This is her”

The other thing I look to add is some people think 'this is ...

on: “This is she” vs. “This is her”

'this is she' and 'this is her' are both correct. Not onl...

on: Does “Who knows” need a question mark?

I agree with DQ, and I think he's right. 'God knows' is a...

on: Pronunciation: aunt

Hey, I'm from Toronto, and moved to Ottawa for 2 years. I...

on: Social vs Societal

I don't know why so many people have not heard the word 'soc...

on: Proper label for an annual event that skipped a year

Just like an essay, I will try to give you the prudent answe...

on: Canadian pronunciation of “out and about”

Also, I DO want to get you started on zed and zee, I heard b...

on: Canadian pronunciation of “out and about”

Sorry, I meant most hear a difference* And, I made him say ...

on: Canadian pronunciation of “out and about”

Hi, everyone. This is going to be my first post. I have been...