Advance Grammar Mistakes in English with PDF and Infographics

Advance Grammar MMistakesistakes PDF!  That Even Advanced Learners Make. Neglecting to use the subjunctive. Using verbs like explain incorrectly. Mistakes in the use of preposition, adverb, verb, pronoun, noun, articles etc.

 

List of Advance Grammar Mistakes in English

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The wages of sin are hell. The wages of sin is hell.
The news are not true. The news is not true.
She gave me five ten-rupees notes. She gave me five ten-rupee notes.
Her hairs are white.  Her hair is white.
His mathematics is weak. His mathematics are weak.
Many catties were grazing in the field. Many cattle were grazing in the field.
Many sheep’s were drowned in the flood. Many sheep were drowned in the flood.
He is man of words.  He is man of word.
The poetries of Iqbal are full of life: The poems of Iqbal are full of life.
Your scissors is dull. Your scissors are dull.
The United Nations have done nothing The United Nations has done nothing to
The committee is divided on this matter. The committee are divided on this matter.
There is no place in the bus. There is no room in the bus.
There are a lot of fishes in this river. There are a lot of fish in this river.
She gave me many advices.  She gave me many pieces of advice.
You have many works to do. You have many pieces of work to do.
Let you and I play the game. Let you and me play the game.
None of these two have failed. Neither of these two has failed.
Neither of these three will go for a walk. None of these three will go for a walk.
You and Joe has done their work. You and Joe have done your work.
One should love his parents.  One should love one’s parents.
One often does not know what he is to do. One often does not know what do.
Anyone can do it if one tries. Anyone can do it if he tries.
He was asked to say little more. He was asked to say a little more.
She dislikes these kind of things. She dislikes this kind of things.
Has she bought some books? Has she bought any books?
The Great Akbar loved music. Akbar the Great loved music.
He is my older brother. He is my elder brother.
She is elder than me. She is older than I.
Of the two routes, this is the shortest. Of the two routes, this is the shorter.
He has no any money to buy books. He has no money to buy books.
He is a miser man.  He is a miser. -OR- He is a miserly nan
Either you or he have broken the pen. Either you or he has broken the pen.
Neither the teacher nor the students was in the class. Neither the teacher nor the students were in the class.
They enjoyed at the fair. They enjoyed themselves at the fair.
You will enjoy yourself this song. You will enjoy this song.

 

grammar error examples grammar error examplesA long list of Advance Grammar Mistakes

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  A little spark kindles great fire.

 

A little spark kindles a great fire.

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   After dinner, my mother suggested to go for a walk.

 

After dinner, my mother suggested going for a walk.

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     Although it’s raining, but she still go out.

 

Although it’s raining, she still goes out.

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     Are you a saler,  Jame?

 

Are you a salesman, Jame?

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    Are your work busy ?

 

Do you have a busy job ?  

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   Be careful or you’ll have a cold.

 

Be careful or you’ll catch a cold.

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   Bill’s no afraid to express his opinions.

 

Bill’s not afraid to express his opinions.

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   Did China come into rain season?

 

Is it the rainy season in China?

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   Different from me, she is proficient in Chinese.

 

 Unlike me, she is proficient in Chinese.

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   Do you have any pencil? Yes I have it.

 

Do you have a pencil? Yes, I have one.

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   Do you like to play the volleyball?

 

Do you like to play volleyball?

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   Don’t pretend to not recognize me.

 

Don’t pretend not to recognize me.

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   Don’t step in the grass.

 

Keep off the grass.

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    Either of the plans are equally dangerous.

 

Either of the plans is equally dangerous.

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   Exercise is good both for work as well as health.

 

Exercise is good for work as well as health.

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   Get up early is good for one’s health.

 

Getting up early is good for one’s health.

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    Give a literally translation of the passage.

 

Give a literal translation of the passage.

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   He asked me that why I had not gone to the party.

 

He asked me why I had not gone to the party.

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   He cannot read and write.

 

He cannot read or write.

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    He has decided to step down as the captain of the team.

 

       He has decided to step down as captain of the team.

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   He has three son-in-laws.

 

He has three sons-in-law.

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     He has good knowledge of English grammar.

 

He has a good knowledge of English grammar.

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   He is our common friend.

 

He is our mutual friend.

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  He is Daniel in judgment.

 

He is a Daniel in judgment.

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    He made an excuse to be late.  

 

He made an excuse for being late.

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   He sent a word that he would come soon.

 

He sent word that he would come soon.

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    He goes better every day.

 

He gets better every day.

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   He made a world record.

 

He set a world record.

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    He neither has talent nor the desire to learn.

 

He has neither talent nor the desire to learn.

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    He rose equal to the occasion.

 

He was equal to the occasion.

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   He went to abroad to further his study.

 

He went abroad to further his study.

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   His life could dangerous.

 

His life could be in danger.

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     How are you this week?

 

How have you been this week?

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     How can I explain if you keep to but in?

 

How can I explain if you keep butting in?

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   How was your sleeping yesterday?

 

 Did you have a good sleep yesterday?

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    How does he like?

 

What does he look like?

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    I am difficult to learn Chinese.

 

It is difficult for me to learn Chinese.

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   I am sorry to have kept you waited.

 

I am sorry to have kept you waiting.

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    I am in favor to stop work now.

 

I am in favor of stopping work now.

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   I do not know why did this happen.

 

I do not know why this happened.

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   I don’t even understand my mind.

 

I don’t even understand what I was thinking.

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     I don’t have enough money to buy new bicycle.

 

I don’t have enough money to buy a new bicycle.

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   I have never tried on so a nice dress.

 

I have never tried on such a nice dress.

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  I have read the Shakespeare’s King Lear.

 

I have read Shakespeare’s King Lear.

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  I have a good news for you.

 

I have good news for you

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       I have been abroad for 10 years.

 

We came by the 4 30 o’clock train.

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   I introduce Mr. Smith to you!

 

May I introduce Mr. Smith to you!

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   I know him good.

 

I know him well.

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     I like to play the football.

 

I like to play football.

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   I like orange.

 

I like oranges.

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   I looked at me in the mirror.

 

I looked at myself in the mirror.

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     I often go to theater on the weekend.

 

I often go to the theater on the weekend.

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     I saw them to work.

 

I saw them work.

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   I think I will never find someone as you.

 

I think I will never find someone like you.

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    I want a little quantity of milk.

 

I want a small quantity of milk.

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    I would have made a big fault only you advised.

 

I would have made a big mistake only you advised.

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   I  do anything I can for you.

 

I will do anything I can for you.

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   am married next month.

 

will get married next month.

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    I feel myself feverish.

 

feel feverish.

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   felt good mood today.

 

am in a good mood today.

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   forget my hat in the house.

 

left my hat in the house.

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   get my salary twice a month.

 

get paid twice a month..

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    I, you and he will do it together.

 

You, he and I will do it together.

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     I’ll go out after the dinner.

 

I’ll go out after dinner.

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    I’ll date her out this Friday.

 

I’ll take her out on a date this Friday.

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   I’ll give to you soon.

 

I’ll give it to you soon.

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    I’m really excited to good news from you.

 

I’m really excited to get your good news

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   I’ve got many homeworks for this week.

 

I’ve got a lot of homework for this week.

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   I’ve passed the hearing test with a high score.

 

I’ve passed a listening test with a high score.

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    If someday we meet, would we again start?

 

If someday we meet, would we start again?

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   It happened a few minutes before.

 

It happened a few minutes ago.

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   It is not of only your business.

 

It is none of your business.

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   It was still bright outside.

 

It was still light outside.

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   It was my first time to go abroad.

 

It was the first time I had gone abroad.

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  It was tough decision to make.

 

It was a tough decision to make.

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  It’s not good to go to the bed late.

 

It’s not good to go to bed late.

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   James is a matured man of forty.

 

James is a mature man of forty.

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     Lilian is living far away with China.

 

Lilian is living far away from China.

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     Linda’s work is more perfect than Jamie’s.

 

Lind’s work is better than/superior to Jamie’s.

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   Little children are difficult to understand that.

 

 It is difficult for children to understand that.

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    Lizzie approached me and held my hand, say, “Hello!”

 

Lizzie approached me, held my hand, and said, “Hello!”

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      Lorna likes the kitten. I like it too.

 

   I will go but I have not finished my homework too.

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   Many people prefer to buy Malaysia products.

 

Many people prefer to buy Malaysian products.

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     More people today die of the cancer.

 

More people today die of cancer.

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   My cousin dead in that accident.

 

My cousin died in that accident.

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   My father will be home today afternoon.

 

My father will be home this afternoon.

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   My sister’s all the books have been stolen.

 

All my sister’s books have been stolen.

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   My watch doesn’t move at all.

 

My watch isn’t running.

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   Neither I nor you clean the board.

 

Neither I nor you cleans the board.

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     Never tell tales out of the school.

 

Never tell tales out of school.

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   One hour are much too long for me to wait!

 

One hour is much too long for me to wait!

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   Open the last but one page of the book.

 

Open the last page but one of the book.

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   Please give me a detail schedule of the meeting.

 

Please give me a detailed schedule of the meeting.

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     Please persuade him don’t do that.

 

Please persuade him not to do that.

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   She bought two photos albums.

 

She bought two photo albums.

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   She is taller compared to me.

 

She is taller than me.

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   She is wearing blue jeans pants.

 

She is wearing blue jeans.

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    She looks cheerfully today.

 

She looks cheerful today.

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    She did a request for some water.

 

She made a request for some water.

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   She found difficult to sustain the children’s interest.

 

She found it difficult to sustain the children’s interest.

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   She left a bit in a hurry.

 

She left in a bit of a hurry.

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   Since that incident, I followed my friend’s advice.

 

Since that incident, I have followed my friend’s advice.

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    Tell me why did you do that? 

 

Tell me why you did that.

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    Thailand is coming into rainy weather.

 

Thailand is in the rainy season now.

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   The class’s students are 55.

 

There are 55 students in the class.

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   The clock has struck seven hours.

 

The clock has struck seven.

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     The event is bound to attracting wide press coverage.

 

The event is bound to attract wide press coverage.

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    The experience is the mother of wisdom.

 

Experience is the mother of wisdom.

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   The gold is a kind of precious metal.

 

Gold is a kind of precious metal.

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    The lights his room’s are on.

 

The lights of his room are on.

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   The manager and the secretary was out.

 

The manager and the secretary were out.

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     The pink is my favorite color.

 

Pink is my favorite color.

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   The shop is opened every day.

 

The shop is open every day.

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   The head office is in Tokyo.

 

The main office is in Tokyo.

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   There is a stranger knock at the door.

 

There is a stranger knocking at the door.

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   There is no place in the hall.

 

There is no room in the hall.

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     There’s an exceptional to every rule.

 

There’s an exception to every rule.

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   They had no sooner arrived then they were arguing.

 

They had no sooner arrived than they were arguing.

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     They study in the England.

 

They study in England.

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   This is the way how I made it.

 

This is how I made it.

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    This option is preferable than any other.

 

This option is preferable to any other.

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    Those who are absent, I shall punish them.

 

 I shall punish those who are absent.

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   Today, I’ll cut my hair.

 

I’ll have my hair cut today.

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   Veronica is a hard student.

 

Veronica is a hard-working student

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       We came by the 4 30 train.

 

He left with his belonging luggage.

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  We learn not at the school, but in life.

 

We learn not at school, but in life.

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We make the bread with the flour.

 

We make bread with flour.

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We moved house to Johor last month.

 

We moved to Johor last month.

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 We’ll get down at the next bus stop.

 

We’ll get off at the next bus stop.

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What do you expect in a pig but a grunt?

 

What do you expect from a pig but a grunt?

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What time of a day now in your country?

 

What is the time now in your country?

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 Where are you come from?

 

Where do you come from?

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Where is the capital of Japan.

 

What is the capital of Japan?

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Which of these two shirts do you prefer more.

 

Which of these two shirts do you prefer?

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Which kind of that car?

 

Which type of car is that?

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Who cooked this salad?

 

Who made this salad?

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Why do you need hundred dollars?

 

Why do you need a hundred dollars?

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Why don’t you get a driving license?

 

We are necessary to keep these two issues distinct.

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Why don’t stay more time here?

 

Why don’t you stay a little longer?

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   Why the postman did not come today?

 

Why didn’t the postman come today?

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 Women commit less crimes than men.

 

Women commit fewer crimes than men.

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 Worry kills more the men than work.

 

Worry kills more men than work.

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   Would you like to drink?

 

Would you like something to drink?

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   Would you mind to give me a hand?

 

Would you mind giving me a hand?

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   You can sit my next seat.

 

You can sit next to me.

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    You can try it more…

 

You can try a few times…

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  You cannot set a foot in this house.

 

You cannot set foot in this house.

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   You like ice cream, isn’t it?    

 

You like ice cream, don’t you?

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    You may not realize that how important time is.

 

You may not realize how important time is.

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   You should describe what has happened detailly.

 

You should describe what has happened in detail.

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    Your advice is great significance.

 

Your advice is of great significance.

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   Your writing needs to be improving.

 

Your writing needs to be improved.

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