Asked in English Spelling and Pronunciation
How do you spell dryer?
The spelling "dryer" is a variant of "drier". The primary use in most cases is for the appliance that dries clothes (e.g. clothes dryer), whereas the spelling drier is more commonly used to indicate comparative dryness (e.g. drier air). ...
Asked in Academic Writing
Definition of informal English?
Formal English uses standardized 'correct' grammar and spelling etc. and is usually used in formal writing. Informal English allows contractions and lax use of grammar and pronunciation, corresponfing to how the language is usually spoken. ...
Asked in English Language
How can I imrove your English language?
The best way, by far, is to read books by good established authors. Nowadays there are many writers that used poor grammar or 'urban English', if you stay with established authors you will generally find their English is correct. In addition used a good spell and grammar check with your word processor. When a phase is flagged by the grammar check ensure you know the reason why it is done, this will ensure you make fewer mistakes of the same type. ...
Asked in William Shakespeare
How well was Shakespeare with grammar?
Shakespeare's grammar was excellent. Latin grammar was the mainstay of the school curriculum in those days. He understood and used complex sentence structures. His grammar was superior to most people nowadays, as witness the use in this question of the verbal phrase "to be well with" something which is not idiomatic English. ...
Asked in English Language, Grammar
What is a grammar rule?
A grammar rule is when you have a rule of grammar which makes your English correct for example; Emma said "Turn on the light please" (correct) Emma said Turn on the light please (wrong) because you have not used speech marks which is breaking a grammar rule because the grammar rule you are breaking is to always use speech marks when someone is talking! ...
Asked in English Language, Animal Life, DIY Projects
How do you got good English language?
A person has a good sense of the English language when they use it correctly. In order for the English language to be used correctly, a person needs to study it, have an understanding of words, punctuation and grammar. ...
Asked in College Degrees, Grammar, Pronouns, Verbs
What are the different types of grammar?
Different types of grammar. Stratificational grammar, transformational grammar, universal grammar, tagmemic grammar, phrase structure grammar, incorporating grammar, synthetic grammar, inflectional grammar, analytic grammar, distributive grammar, isolating grammar, traditional grammar, the new grammar*. -- (from Webster's New World Dictionary) Robbie Well, this question is harder to answer than it looks. Grammar can be subdivided in several different ways. (1) English education majors often study traditional, structural and generative grammars, which are different means of studying language. (2) On the other hand, you might be looking for...
Should a 3 wire 250 volt drier be grounded?
Yes, most definitely. Provisions for the ground wire in the dryer receptacle should be used. The feeder cable's ground wire is first grounded to the receptacle's junction box ground screw and then taken to the receptacle's ground terminal. The dryer plug configuration will match up to the dryers four wire plug in cable. When the plug is connected into the dryer receptacle the ground terminals of both devices will match and the ground wire will be continuous from the voltage source at...