jalinweaver

Joined: March 1, 2011  (email not validated)

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Re: “think of” vs. “think to”  •  August 23, 2011, 7:53pm  •  0 vote

How much French is in him? At least for the word "think," the French use "penser à" meaning to think about something and "à" is normally translated (though not necessarily correctly) as "to." Of cours

Re: Past Perfect vs. Past Tense  •  May 4, 2011, 9:46pm  •  0 vote

I think the "had tied" is largely dependent on the "was pulling." It depends on which message you want to send. I imagine the first way to be used if there's more to the story. If you want to end it o

Re: Is “nevermore” a real word?  •  May 4, 2011, 9:37pm  •  1 vote

Personally, I think if you understand the meaning of the word or if the message gets across then it's a "real" word. I understand it, I see what message you're trying to convey so I say yes.

Re: gifting vs. giving a gift  •  March 1, 2011, 4:59am  •  0 vote

I was always under the impression that "gift" as a verb was fine, and as porsche said, a more concise word. However, I do agree that it sounds old-fashioned and awkward. I'm also very interested in he