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Ms Sue, I urgently need you to check these sentences I need to hand in for tomorrow and a few words.
1) kneehigh socks, knee socks
Are they both possible?
2) a twotone jumper/ a twocolour jumper (which is best?)
3) She proposed going to the cinema
She proposed that I should go to the cinema alone.
She proposed (intedended) to go to the cinema.
4) She recommended that I should move to London. (Wrong: she recommended me to leave for Paris??)
5) She ensured that I arrived home sound and safe (??).
6) She considered going to the cinema.
She arranged that a troupe of actors should come and reenact his father's murder.
7) He acknowledged that he had stolen the money.
She acknowledged stealing the money.

Ms. Sue
1. Yes, both are possible.
2. A twotoned jumper (sweater in the U.S.) would be two shades of the same color  such as two shades of blue. A twocolor jumper would be two different colors, such as blue and green.
3. The first two are right.
4. Right. She recommended that I leave Paris.
5. Right.
6. Right.
7. Right.
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