Tag Archives: difference
Opposites

Opposites

Gentile SpeakUp, vorrei sapere la differenza tra “in front of” e “opposite”. Davide It’s a subtle difference! Usually these terms are used with reference to buildings. If one building is “opposite” another, then it’s on the other side of the street or road. “In front of,” on the other hand, is more ambiguous. If someone […]

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Using ‘since’

I’ve often wondered about the use of the simple past tense after SINCE. Or, rather, this is what I was told at school and that I no longer have the courage to teach my students. Lots of the people you interviewed used alternatively: It’s been … years since I’ve seen him”, or “it’s been two […]

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The web

Is there any difference between the words “web page”

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Tall vs high

In the exercise book of April you…

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No mistake

What is the difference between…

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Teachers

What is the difference between a professor…

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Rise or raise?

I would like to know the difference between….

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Not again!?

I know there are two different pronunciations…

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Like or as?

My question is (probably) very elementary…

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Under or below?

Can you explain the difference between: under-below-beneath-underneath…

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