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Comments

  • The verb must agree with the word "aspect" (subject) and therefore should be singular - is.
    in are / is ? Comment by zuixchilli March 3
  • Hi, I'm not sure if I understood your sentence. Is "St. Anthony's Trust" the beginning of a sentence? You should use defenite article "the" before proper nouns when you want to emphasize the name for some reason - e.g. you want …
  • Even though "food" and "wine" are considered uncountable nouns, when they are used together, with conjunction "and" they become plural. Therefore, you should use the plural form were. Regards, Alan.
  • For a sentence to be compound it needs at least two complete, independent sentences with a meaning of their own, a subject and a verb. In your example, the sentence is simple. A compound sentence would be, for example: "The man went up to the …
  • The word 'society' is a noun. Even in your sentence it is still a noun. Just check the use the article 'a' before it - that's usually an idicator of a noun. Take care.
    in Adverb Comment by zuixchilli March 3
  • Hi, The sentence has two independent clauses, joined by a semicolon. So, yes, it is a compound sentence.
    in Semicolon Comment by zuixchilli March 3
  • North Magnetic Pole is what the pole is called. Keep in mind that the word 'North' can be used as a noun ("My parents have moved to the north"); an adverb ("The birds fly north every year"); or as an adjective ("The north si…
  • Hi Hector, The definite article THE is used when the listener/reader knows exactly which item is discussed. The second time the item is mentioned the article becomes a definite article. Ex: I read an interesting book. The booked described Mexican …