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    This is hard!! I got 4/10 and I am good at grammar. Honestly I am!! Lol.

    http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22512744

    Love that I learned new things though

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    Ooo I got 9/10. If only I managed to write with such precision

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    Quote Originally Posted by NancyBlackett View Post
    Ooo I got 9/10. If only I managed to write with such precision <img src="images/smilies/wink.gif" border="0" alt="" title="Wink" smilieid="92" class="inlineimg"
    You are my grammar hero!!

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    8/10. If I had read the Hilary question more thoroughly I wouldn't have mucked it up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kw123 View Post
    You are my grammar hero!!
    Oh no - grammar heroes use their knowledge! I'm far too lazy!

    RR - what other one did you get wrong? The gerund one did me in.

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    Yes, the gerund.

    Which is annoying, because I know if I had thought about it, I could have worked it out because I'm assuming the gerund is the same as the gerondif in French, but my brain isn't quite there today!

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    I haven't read this thread so I do not know if this has been mentioned. However I found it interesting that "Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo" is a gramatically correct sentence.

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    7/10... But I dispute the Hilary question. I get what they're saying but I think Hilary could be female and the sentence could still read correctly

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    I agree LJ! What else did you get wrong?


 

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