[ shoog-er-koh-ting ]
/ ˈʃʊg ərˌkoʊ tɪŋ /
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QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Sugarcoating was something Vanzant never had the opportunity to experience.With ‘Fix My Life,’ Iyanla Vanzant Opens Next Chapter by Helping Others|Allison Samuels|September 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We have too long persisted in the "sugarcoating" conception of interest.College Teaching|Paul Klapper