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Questions related to the definition and nuance of meaning of a word
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Questions about correctly using a word within a particular phrase or context
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for questions related to definitions and nuances of meaning of an expression or a phrase.
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Questions about verbs, i.e. words that express an action, occurrence, or a state of being
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Questions about grammar - the set of rules governing the correct composition of words and phrases
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Questions about choosing the best word to use in a sentence, or the difference in meaning between two or more words
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Determining Italian equivalents of words or phrases which are provided in another language within the question
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For questions about the difference in meaning or usage between certain words or expressions.
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a sequence of words established by usage as conveying a meaning not directly deducible from its components
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Questions concerning regional usages and meanings
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a word governing, and usually preceding, a noun or pronoun and expressing a relation to another word or element in the clause.
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Questions about etymology, i.e. the origin and history of a word. Use this tag for questions regarding the origin of single words. If your question is about the origin and history of a phrase, an idio…
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added or grammatically related to a noun to qualify/describe it.
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For questions seeking a phrase that fits a meaning.
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a word that can function by itself as a noun phrase.
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the body of words used in a particular language.
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Questions about comparing differences in usage and meaning of a word or phrase between Italian and English
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for parts of speech, represented by a single word.
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For questions about the sounds, intonation, and stress of how words are uttered or produced.
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words that refer to an entity, quality, state, action, or concept.
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for questions about the usage of articles.
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invariable parts of speech used to modify or clarify the meaning of a verb, an adjective, or another adverb.
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Correct spelling, use of accents, punctuation marks, etc.
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for questions regarding the origin of a phrase, an idiom or a proverb.
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Questions regarding the gender of Italian words.
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Questions about the history of a word or phrase
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Questions regarding the subjunctive verb mood
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For questions asking about resources related to Italian language.
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a set of words that is complete in itself, typically containing a subject and predicate.
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Questions about the usage of punctuation
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for questions about the correct order of words in a phrase, or a sentence.
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for questions about choosing between two (or more) phrases
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For questions about grammatical agreement, that is, the correspondence in number, case, gender, person, or some other formal category between syntactically connected words such as a verb and its subje…
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An auxiliary verb modifies the main verb to give more information about the main verb.
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A set of forms taken by a verb to indicate the time and/or completeness and continuance of the action in relation to the time of the utterance.
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For questions that deal with grammatical number: “singular” versus “plural.”