# English

posted by .

1. Dr. Kim's office is between the library and the bank.
(What is "Dr. Kim's office"? In this sentence does office mean 'clinic'? Or is 'office' a room where people work, usually sitting at desks?)

2. He is Dr. Kim.
(In this sentence, what does "Dr. Kim mean? Is he a person whose job is to treat patients? Or is he a person who has the highest university degree? According to the context, Can 'Dr. Kim' mean both?)

• English -

1. For a doctor, his office includes the room where his desk is as well as the whole clinic.

3. "Dr. Kim" can mean both. It depends on what his doctorate is in -- medicine, philosophy, dentistry, education, law, etc.
Here's an article about the degree called the doctorate, including lists of the subjects a person can pursue:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doctorate

## Similar Questions

1. ### government

the "nerve center" of the executive office of the lpresident is the a. office of management and budget b. office of national drug control policy c. white house office d. council of economic advisers c
2. ### MATH (Probability)

Jackson and Alice are the boss and secretary respectively working in an office for a firm. At any particular time during office hours, the probability that Jackson is in the office is 0.82 and probability that Alice is in the office …
3. ### Civics

Candidates for president are not usually drawn to the office because of the salary. Why do these people run for the office?
4. ### English

1. He went to the teachers' room. There were many teachers, and he was able to see some students scolded by a teacher. 2. The native speaker has his office. In the teacher's office, we talked with the foreign speaker. 3. The teacher's …
5. ### medical office

In reviewing the office's profit and loss statement, the office manager notices a discrepancy between the stated revenue and cash deposits. In fact, it appears the office may have incorrectly booked \$250,000 in revenue for the month. …
6. ### Please can help me solving my problems(Probality)

Probability that Jackson is in the office is 0.82 and probability that Alice is in the office is 0.5. The probability that Jackson is in the office given that Alice is in the office is 0.76.Find the probability that at any particular …
7. ### Government

candidates for president are not usually drawn to the office because of salary. why do you think these people run for the office?