March 10th, 2014 in Expressions
The following words and phrases often create problems.
This expression is usually redundant.
Try using one of these conjunctions. Using both conjunctions doesn’t make sense outside of the legal context.
February 23rd, 2014 in Expressions
Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word think.
Thinking of / about something
When you are thinking of / about something, you are considering it, but you have not made a decision yet.
February 22nd, 2014 in Expressions
Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word set.
Set the stage for something
To set the stage for something is to create the right conditions in which something can happen.
February 18th, 2014 in Expressions
Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word over.
All over again
If something happens all over again, the whole process happens again.
February 13th, 2014 in Expressions
Here is a list of idiomatic expressions using the word well.
As well means in addition to something or someone else. This expression mainly goes at the end of sentences.
February 5th, 2014 in Expressions
The word whatever can be used in several different ways.
It can be used as a relative pronoun. In this case it introduces a relative clause. As a relative pronoun, whatever can be the subject, object or complement of another clause.
February 4th, 2014 in Expressions
The word like is used in a large number of idiomatic expressions.
If you are doing something like crazy, you are doing it in an extreme or fast way.