quite: ✓quite✗enough

✓ quite
✗ enough
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Una bugia ripetuta abbastanza spesso diventa verità.
– Vladimir Lenin
✓ He’s quite tall.
✗ He’s *enough* tall.
E’ abbastanza alto.
We use quite to say that something
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✓think: he thinks (that) he’s clever ✗he thinks to be clever

think: he thinks (that) he’s clever

he thinks to be clever
Man is not what he thinks he is, he is what he hides.
L’uomo non è ciò che pensa di essere, e ciò che nasconde.
– Andre Malraux
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✓by car, in the/my car ✗in car, on the/my car

by car, in the/my car
in car, on the/my car
What Paris has done right is to make it awful to get around by car and awfully easy to get around by public transportation or by bike.
Quello che Parigi
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By VS Within

A man rushes into his house and yells to his wife, “Martha, pack up your things! I’ve just won the lottery!” Martha responds excitedly “Shall I pack for warm weather or cold?” The man responds, “I don’t care … just
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✓A ✗An

Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master.
La tecnologia è un servo utile ma un padrone pericoloso.
– Christian Lous Lange
✓ Pavia is a university town.
Pavia is *an university* town.
Pavia è una città universitaria.
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