SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
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How to use pp in a sentence
But what does 18-year-old Bethany Mota who still lives at home with her parents (two-page spread, People, pp. 196-7) do?
PP: We have accomplished so much since we started so it is hard to say where we will be in five years!
PP: Before Target approached us, we knew we would want to collaborate with them.
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[XVIII, 2941, pp. 164–5; typewritten with handwritten postscript] Koestler replied on March 23.
So it commands the other sciences in all the wonderful and hidden things of nature and art (pp. 510-511).
Furnivall, pp. 33-35; he says it is 'frised or perled cloothe of gold,' or 'a weued clothe of gold.'
Some mending of the text is absolutely necessary, because shette is altogether a false form; the pp.
It is not grammatical; grammar would require that has (not is, as in l. 479) should be understood before the pp.
Prodromus systematis mammalium et avium additis terminis zoographicis utriuque classis, pp.
British Dictionary definitions for pp (1 of 4)
(in prescriptions) post prandium
Word Origin for pp
Latin: after a meal
British Dictionary definitions for pp (2 of 4)
(in formal correspondence) per pro
music pianissimo: an instruction to play very quietly
Word Origin for pp
(sense 2) Latin per procurationem: by delegation to
usage for pp
In formal correspondence, when Brenda Smith is signing on behalf of Peter Jones, she should write Peter Jones pp (or per pro) Brenda Smith, not the other way about
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