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Amy Baker

U.S.
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I can answer question about grammar, spelling, syntax, idioms, reading and/or writing that pertain to English as a Second Language. I am knowledgeable about both TOEFL and IELTS.

Prof. Evona York, UABC

Mexico
On Vacation
returns 01/20/2017
I can help with almost anything having to do with English as a Second Language, including grammar and syntax, the basic skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking), etc. I am happy to help with proofreading and advice, but will not do homework for people. I CAN HELP WITH SHORT QUESTIONS, but because I am swamped with translations at the moment, I DO NOT HAVE TIME FOR LONG ONES. I'd like to help you make your English even better. The goal of a good teacher is to teach the student TO LEARN HOW TO LEARN. So if you want to know what a word means, first look it up at Merriam Webster’s Learners Dictionary at http://www.learnersdictionary.com/pronex/pronex.htm. This is a wonderful site, especially for people who are learning English as a Foreign Language. After you have done that, if you still don't understand the meaning, write to me and tell me what the dictionary said, and what you think it means. I will be glad to help you after you have tried for yourself to find out the meaning. This process will help you grow in your already-excellent English. All the best, Prof. Evona York

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2017-01-14 word choice:

1.  I am good at long distance running. I started running when I was in junior high school. Our school held a running race every December in the mountains near our campus. My PE teacher taught me some

2017-01-14 Difference:

Hi Santosh    1. the verb tense is the Past Perfect which expresses the idea that the purchase of the house happened before another action in the past. It can also show that purchasing the house happened

2017-01-13 word choice:

1.    If you lost your traveler’s checks and someone found them, he might _______ them.    What can be filled in the blank? “Claim/cash/ use”? use, or cash are appropriate here      2. Janet was planning

2017-01-12 As and When:

Hi Sami,     thank you for your question.     The correct sentence here should read: When I was ten, I likes soccer.     I have never seen the expression "As I was ten I liked soccer" nor do I know of

2017-01-10 Diff bw appreciate and thank you.:

Hello Santosh,     that's redundant in my opinion.     I would use only one of the above or something along the lines of:    I would appreciate if you could get back to me at your earliest convenience

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