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    (Original post by Smaug123)
    Ahh, thanks I'm renowned for my ability to be pedanticistic about grammar when necessary, and I've never heard of that as A Thing - but I suppose it makes sense.
    When I write I often put commas by the million and then I use my Breathe technique to decide if some of them need to be fullstops
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    9/10, but one of the questions is logically impossible to determine since it uses a comma inappropriately to justify knowing what sex someone is.
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    ah i got 10/10, the perks of taking latin a level (spoiler: there aren't many)
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    6/10. The semi-colon question was easiest for me; I cannot write a sentence without them.
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    8/10 but I did guess the gerund one so I guess it's 7 really.
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    i is gotten 10/10, i good grammmaring
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    9/10, but I guessed the gerund one so really 8/10. I got the gender of Hilary question wrong.
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    (Original post by 419)
    Swear down, apples are countable.
    I agree, they don't explain why the apples choice is wrong...

    EDIT: Oh, wait. They were asking which sentence was wrong :facepalm2:
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    7/10. Why is grammar so confusing sometimes?
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    (Original post by avoxgirl)
    ah i got 10/10, the perks of taking latin a level (spoiler: there aren't many)
    I got 8, latin does help loads

    How did you get the gender one?
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    (Original post by takingtime)
    I got 8, latin does help loads

    How did you get the gender one?
    (Original post by TenOfThem)
    Try it taking real breaths with a comma and you will feel it

    If it said

    Benedict my brother, who doesn't

    That breath stops the brother list

    But Benedict my brother who doesn't, and Hilary ... creates a list of brothers
    One of them sounds like "Benedict, my brother who is X, and Hilary, my other brother who is Y"; the other sounds like "Benedict, my brother (who is X), and Hilary (my sibling of indeterminate gender)".
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    Didn't understand the gender one and all the other nonsensical English terminology.
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    (Original post by Smaug123)
    One of them sounds like "Benedict, my brother who is X, and Hilary, my other brother who is Y"; the other sounds like "Benedict, my brother (who is X), and Hilary (my sibling of indeterminate gender)".
    Just doesn't make sense to me! Can't get my head around how describing him as a brother makes that characterisation implicit. Would it be the same if he described him as having red hair or something?

    Also I thought the ",my brother who doesn't," made it a sub-ordinate clause which operates like brackets?
    So it would be incidental. Oh well, I don't think I will ever understand!
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    (Original post by takingtime)
    I got 8, latin does help loads

    How did you get the gender one?
    Yes, by saying 'Benedict my brother who doesn't,' creates a list. Idk read it aloud and put the emphasis on 'doesn't' at a slightly higher pitch that's how I got it.
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