By Robin Macpherson
“Advanced Written English” specializes in subtle buildings attribute of English at a excessive idiomatic point, which reason recurrent difficulties for the complicated newcomers of English. The ebook is especially steered to academics, translators, writers and newshounds, in addition to scholars of philology, teacher-training schools and people getting ready for the certificates in complicated English and skillability assessments.
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Horizons. horizons. lb resembles a defining relative clause. As can be seen, the second clause of lb Before the word that it is not possible to insert a comma. One advantage of using this construction is that it enables a distinction to be brought out with considerable clarity: lc. lc . Reading things in translation has only a very limited value. value. It is knowledge of o f a foreign foreign language that truly broadens one’s mental horizons. lc (but not la) la ) is virtually an implied negative: In fact lc (not reading things in translation) It is knowledge of a foreign language (not that truly broadens....
Take much of the blam 13. China is the country where paper, silk and gunpowder were first manufactured. m anufactured. 13. 14. Becoming poor is not a punishment: punishment: it is simply life that is often cruel and 14. injustices. full of injustices. 15. Those that were brought up with such attitudes expect the state to provide 15. everything. everything. 75 6 . There were a number of factors that aggravated the situation. 6. 7. Everything began in the early 50s when the foundations for the EU were constructed.
Incorrect: a. *A teacher needs three qualities: qualities: a positive attitude to others, an ability to empathise, and - what is important - a certain degree of intelligence. Correct: b. A teacher needs three qualities: a positive attitude to others, an ability to empathise, and - more importantly - a certain degree of intelligence. c. A teacher needs three qualities: a positive attitude to others, an ability to empathise, and above all a certain degree of intelligence. intelligence. B. The phrase what is worse is often used in an inappropriate manner.