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Why was there no "the" before "height" and "weight" in this sentence: "Height and weight were measured at baseline"?
I was told that this sentence is correct: "Ten grams of sample is required for this experiment." Shouldn't it be "Ten grams are required..."?
I thought "effect" was a noun and "affect" a verb, but I read is "effected a change in policy." Is that correct English?
What's the difference between "increase of and "increase in"?
I heard that to avoid plagiarism I should reword a sentence published by another author even though I cite their work. Is that true? Do I have to reword everything I reference?
Can I put a link to my published paper on my website? Am I breaking copyright?
What's the difference between Oxford and Cambridge spelling in British English? The journal says use British English. Which one should I choose?
How many times do I have to use a term in the abstract and main text before I can use the abbreviation?
I was told that two spaces were needed after a period. Is that correct?
Sometimes I see "follow up" and other times I see "follow-up". Is there any difference?
The journal guidelines say I should use "title case" for my table captions. What does that mean?
The journal says use a serial comma. What is that?
The Information to Authors says "use a ragged right margin". Can you give me an example?
I can't finish my revised paper by the journal's deadline. What should I do?
I found out I made an error in my data analysis, but I already submitted my paper. Should I contact the journal or just wait until I get the referees' comments?
The journal editor said my paper had problems with "logical flow" and a native speaker should help me improve this. What does this mean exactly?
The reviewer told me the grammar was wrong in this sentence: "xxxx." I don't know what is wrong. Can you tell me?