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21 news items

ZME Science

ZME Science
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 13:24:58 -0700

With hand-drawn pictures of famous figures from movies, shows, literature and music, this poster takes on particulars of interrogative pronouns, modal auxiliary verbs, and resulting copulas via the likes of Dumbledore, Rocky, and Michael J. Fox.
 
Inside Higher Ed
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:07:34 -0800

Officials at the University of Maine System are tightening the reins on their seven universities to avoid steep budget shortfalls, they announced Monday, calling their vision “One university for all of Maine.” The consolidation will centralize staff ...
 
IGN Africa
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 06:22:50 -0800

Can you explain the difference between "should have" and "should of"? SIKE, it's a trick question. But if you didn't instantly vomit blood over the egregious corruption of a subjunctive modal auxiliary phrase, this job probably isn't for you ...

KERA News

KERA News
Fri, 02 Jan 2015 14:18:45 -0800

With can't keeping its role as a modal auxiliary verb, even is (often jokingly) reanalyzed as verb instead of an adverb. The positive construction, can even, exists but is rare by comparison. cloud-chase verb To produce large clouds of vapor with e ...
 
GhanaWeb
Sun, 24 May 2015 21:30:00 -0700

And here, the modal auxiliary “should” is intentionally used for its advisory connotation rather than “shall” or “must” which denotes compulsion. Mr. Afoko, and indeed Kwabena Agyepong, can take a broad look at what is now happening within the NPP and ...

Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:52:54 -0700

The use of that particular modal auxiliary verb is quite important, because acquiring Kevin Love has the potential to be absolutely wonderful for the Cleveland Cavaliers. If they're able to retain his services after acquiring him and can successfully ...
 
Huffington Post
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:45:15 -0700

Related to the youngest of the Norns, Skuld, who is the keeper of what "should" be, many assume Nauthiz points to the future. However, wordsmiths among us recognize 'should' as a modal auxiliary, indicating that outcomes manifest based on conditions met.

Huffington Post

Huffington Post
Wed, 07 Aug 2013 12:22:39 -0700

However, wordsmiths among us recognize "should" as a modal auxiliary, indicating that outcomes manifest based on conditions met. In other words, we can set the dominoes up any way we like, and based on our knowledge, skill, and perhaps wisdom, they ...
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