posted by .

I need you to check these expressions.

1) Don't keep/leave them waiting outside. Try to hurry up.
2) I suggest your going to the chemist's.
3) In my town there are two chemist's, a tobacconist's and two cafes.
4)He excused my arriving late.
5) The technician got/had this machine going in no time (I need to rephrase got/had).
6) I always delayed his going to the dentist's (I don't think it is possible but I need to provide an example with delay + possessive adjective+ gerund and pardon + possessive adjective+ gerund)
7) Beside being friendly, she is also generous.

  • English -

    1. (either verb works)

    2. better: I suggest you go to the chemist.

    3. In my town, there are two chemists, a tobacconist, and two cafes.
    In my town there are two pharmacies, a tobacco shop, and two cafes.

    4. OK

    5. The technician got this machine going in no time.

    6. The student delayed his arrival by purposely missing the 8:00 train.

    Before the murderer could be executed, the governor pardoned him for his crime.

    7. OK

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. chemistry

    who are the father we call chemist? enumerate the different works of a chemist
  2. chemistry

    A chemist wants to make 3.1L of a 0.104M solution. How much KCl in grams should the chemist use?
  3. English

    I forgot to include these other sentences. I just would like to know if all the shops are possible. Thank you. 1))A: You sound angry. It’s nothing. (That’s nothing is possible?
  4. chemistry

    A chemist makes a “stock” solution of KOH by dissolving 1050.0 grams in enough water to make 1.50 liters of solution. If later on the chemist wants to use this stock solution to make 200.0 mL of 0.10 M KOH, what would the chemist …
  5. chemistry

    A chemist want to make a 10% Chlorine solution from 30% Chlorine solution and pure water. How much of the two should the chemist mix together to make 20mL. Please help with calculations. Thank you
  6. chemistry

    A chemist needs a HCl solution with a molarity of less than 0.400 M for an experiment. To find out if a sample of HCl solution can be used in the lab, the chemist performs a titration to neutralize 59.2 mL of the HCl with 45 mL of …
  7. chemistry

    ) A chemist dissolves 1.000 x 103 g of potassium hydroxide in enough water to make 1.5 L of stock solution. The chemist later wants 2.00 x 102 mL of 0.10 M potassium hydroxide. How much stock solution does the chemist need in order …
  8. English

    Going over my work before I have to submit. I have one doubt before I do it. The sentence is--- If you hurry you will be able to keep your appointment. I say two independent clauses with no comma, but If you hurry sounds like an order …
  9. mixture problems

    A chemist has two solutions of sulfuric acid. One is a 25% solution, and the other is a 50% solution. How many liters of each does the chemist mix to get 10 liters of a 40% solution?
  10. math

    A chemist wants to mix two kinds of glycerins for the manufacture of a soap. The glycerin from supplier A cost $1 million per ton and the glycerin from supplier B costs $1.5 million per ton. The chemist is obligated to buy no more …

More Similar Questions