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Please Advise – meaning and use

Please Advise – meaning and use

It’s generally advisable to avoid using “please advise” unless it’s entirely appropriate. Let’s find out how to use “please advise” correctly.

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
The difference between “Lightening” and “Lightning”

The difference between “Lightening” and “Lightning”

Lightening vs. Lightning? One would soothe you, and the other would scare you. Here’s why.

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
Awhile vs. a while – when to use each phrase

Awhile vs. a while – when to use each phrase

As you’ve probably noticed, the only difference in the spelling of these two phrases is the single space in “a while.” However, there are a few things to remember when it comes to their meaning and the type of word.

Milena Lazova
Milena Lazova
English
Examples of direct objects in sentences and important rules

Examples of direct objects in sentences and important rules

When it comes to grammar, “direct object” is one of the main grammatical terms. All this goes much deeper but in order to make your way in language, it's best to start with simple things.

Andre Kern
Andre Kern
English
Halloween is coming: Here are some Halloween words to practise

Halloween is coming: Here are some Halloween words to practise

To be prepared for any form of Halloween, to understand the correct Halloween terms, we have prepared a list for you.

Andre Kern
Andre Kern
English
Led vs. Lead – How to use them correctly?

Led vs. Lead – How to use them correctly?

People often confuse led and lead and don’t know which of these terms to use when talking about the past. But, the solution to the led vs. lead confusion is straightforward as you only need to know a few things about these terms.

Milena Lazova
Milena Lazova
English
How do I use the phrase “Touch base” correctly?

How do I use the phrase “Touch base” correctly?

The idiom “touch base” is largely used in the business world. It is a form of expression to tell a person that you would like to make an appointment, aim for a meeting, or arrange a time to meet.

Milena Lazova
Milena Lazova
English
How to use altogether vs. all together

How to use altogether vs. all together

So what exactly is the difference? And how do you know when to use all together vs. altogether?

Cecilia Gigliotti
Cecilia Gigliotti
English
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Milena Lazova

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