Structure and Written Expressions 10

Problem 74 Sufficiency – Enough with Adjectives :

S V adjective enough infinitive
It is warm enough to go swimming
S V not adjective enough infinitive
It is not warm enough to go swimming

Incorrect: He should be as strong enough to get out of bed in a few days.
Correct : He should be strong enough to get out of bed in a few days.

Incorrect: Billy isn’t enough old to enlist in the army.
Correct : Billy isn’t old enough to enlist in the army.

Incorrect: His score on the exam was enough good to qualify him for a graduate program.
Correct : His score on the exam was good enough to qualify him for a graduate program.

Problem 75 Consecutive Order – One, Another, the Other :

1 2
one count noun(singular) another count noun (singular)
One movie start at five, another movie starts at seven, and
3
the other count noun (singular)
the other movie starts at nine
1 2 3
One count noun(singular) another the other One bus leaves at two, another at six, and the other at ten

Incorrect: Of the three busiest vacation areas in the United States, one is Disney World, one another is New York City, and the other is Washington D.C.
Correct : Of the three busiest vacation areas in the United States, one (area) is Disney World, one another (area) is New York City, and the other (area) is Washington D.C.

Incorrect: There are three major restaurant chains near the campus that specialize in fast-food hamburgers: one is McDonald’s, another is Wendy’s, and the another one is Burger King.
Correct : There are three major restaurant chains near the campus that specialize in fast-food hamburgers: one (restaurant) is McDonald’s, another (restaurant) is Wendy’s, and the other one is Burger King.

Incorrect: One English proficiency test is the TOEFL and other is Michigan Test of English Language Proficiency.
Correct : one English proficiency test is the TOEFL and the other (test) is Michigan Test of English Language Proficiency.

Problem 76 Consecutive Order – Some, Other, the Other Some, Others, the Others (the Rest) :

1 2
Some count noun(plural) other count noun(plural)
Some houses are for rent, other houses are for sale, and
3
the other
the rest of the count noun (plural)
the other houses are empty
the rest of the
1 2
Some count noun (plural) others
Some schools are universities, others are colleges, and
Some schools are universities, others are colleges, and
3
the others
the rest
the others are junior colleges
the rest are junior colleges

Incorrect: Some people finish a bachelor’s degree in four years and take five years.
Correct : some people finish a bachelor’s degree in four years and the other take five years.

Incorrect: Some of the home computer models on sale have 1.5GB, other models have 2.5GB, and the rest of models have 4GB hard drives.
Correct : some of the home computer models on sale have 1.5GB, other models have 2.5GB, and the rest of the models have 4GB hard drives.

Incorrect: Some applicants want student visas, other applicants want resident visas, and the others applicants want tourist ervisas.
Correct : some applicants want student visas, other applicants want resident visas, and the other applicants want tourist visas.

Problem 77 Numerical Order :

the ordinal number count noun(singular)
I am outlining the sixth chapter in my notebook

count noun(singular) cardinal number
I am outlining chapter six in my notebook

Incorrect: Your tickets are for gate the tenth, section B.
Correct : Your tickets are for gate ten, section B.

Incorrect: Look in volume second of the Modern Medical Dictionary.
Correct : Look in the second volume of the Modern Medical Dictionary.
or
Look in volume two of the Modern Medical Dictionary.

Incorrect: The New York-Washington train is arriving on track the fourth.
Correct : The New York-Washington train is arriving on track four.

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