Questions tagged with plural

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use of apostrophe with "respective"
Which is correct? "Day one of the conference included keynote addresses by Tom Smith of Neptune Co. and Fred Jones ...
apostrophe possessive plural +1 vote, asked Feb 03 by Wilson Grabill
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Noun agreement
At certain universities, community and technical college students who transferred early — before earning their associate degrees — can still ...
parallel plural nouns +1 vote, asked Dec 30 '15 by Laura McDowell
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Singular vs plural: help or helps?
Proceeds from our charity auction help kids OR Proceeds from our charity auction helps kids
singular plural 0 votes, asked Dec 10 '15 by A
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The capitalization of non-proper but trademarked nouns
Would you capitalize the words "Xbox Live Gamertag," "Nintendo Wii Friend Code," and "PlayStation Network Name"? I would certainly say ...
propernouns capitalization product plural pluralization 0 votes, edited Dec 09 '15 by Alex Bieser
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Should this sentence use "is" or "are" as the verb?
Please explain if you know the answer. I know there are numerous alternatives, but I am trying to understand this ...
grammar verb plural is are 0 votes, asked Dec 07 '15 by Tyler
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The word "data" as a plural of "datum"
I realize that the word "data" is often used as a singular mass noun, but many consider it a plural ...
data datum singular plural 0 votes, asked Dec 02 '15 by Igor Solar
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Come or Comes for a Family
When referring to a family, is it "Here COME the Wilsons" or Here COMES the Wilsons"?
singular plural family 0 votes, asked Nov 24 '15 by Jen Cowans
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Which: "When customer service and experience matters, call ____" "When customer service and experience matter, call ____" Thanks!
plural singular grammar matter 0 votes, asked Nov 18 '15 by Kate Carlton
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Plural of 'SMS'
What is the right plural form of 'SMS'? Is is 'SMSs' or 'SMSes'? (SMS is a noun ending in an ...
plural 0 votes, asked Nov 01 '15 by Abdul Quadir
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is and are question
hello I have a question about is and are here is a part of the sentence. ~my academic background and ...
plural singular 0 votes, asked Oct 29 '15 by sophie jh kim
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Plural Brand Name- is or are?
I've got a plural brand name I'm working with. Which is correct "Super Tears is..." or "Super Tears are.."
plural 0 votes, asked Oct 26 '15 by anniekuhl
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Plural "s"?
I am attempting to write "experience only come(s) with age", the question being: is the an "s" at the end ...
plural s singular 0 votes, asked Oct 25 '15 by Philip R.
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"is" or "are" to follow Homo sapiens
I'm trying to edit my personal statement for an application. It was brought to my attention that the word follwoing ...
is-are singular plural +1 vote, asked Oct 22 '15 by Elizabeth
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"three juveniles and one adult rabbit" - should there be an 's', and if so, where?
Suggestions for rephrasing also welcome!
plural 0 votes, asked Oct 05 '15 by Josh Jones
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Each hospital emergency room... Is that correct?
Each hospital emergency room. The full sentence is "there exists staff in each hospital emergency room in the city." Is ...
possessive plural 0 votes, asked Sep 25 '15 by Holly Wood
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Members of a group participating in separate activities
Suppose that there is an army of fifty soldiers. Five of these soldiers have each participated in a battle involving ...
group plural 0 votes, asked Sep 03 '15 by rackham
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Is or Are?
"Our love and passion for cars is at the heart of everything we do." "Our love and passion for cars ...
is are singular plural subject +2 votes, asked Aug 13 '15 by Tiffany
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Singular or Plural?
Should "life" be singular or plural in the following usage? "This is a community for those interested in products that ...
singular or plural 0 votes, asked Aug 08 '15 by Peter
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Grammar (simple) - Something to do with possessive noun, plural, & punctuation.
I had an assignment of writing analysis/reflection of 10 crime documentaries. So, its one reflection/analysis for each of the 10 ...
grammar plural noun possesive punctuation +1 vote, asked Jul 29 '15 by Elena Y. Mijares
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Possessive use
When saying something like boys and girls soccer or girls tennis and so on is an apostrophe necessary?
possessive apostrophe singular plural +1 vote, asked Jun 13 '15 by Ryan Fennell
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Import, imports or importer
In my email signature I want to add a short description of what the company does. The company imports and/or ...
noun verb plural singular 0 votes, asked Jun 09 '15 by Pablo Morales
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Japanese–English Crossover.
My question is to the Japanese people in this forum. I believe Mr Shawn Mooney here, who lives in Japan, ...
Japanese plural 0 votes, asked May 29 '15 by Deep
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Singular or plural noun/verb?
Can anyone tell me which is the correct verb in the below sentence (and why, so I can learn)? Thank ...
is-are singular plural +1 vote, asked May 07 '15 by KDL
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Singular or Plural?
Which one is correct? *.....that each of our clients deserve. *.....that each of our clients deserves. I think it's the ...
singular plural 0 votes, asked Apr 21 '15 by nyer
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family of familes
Which of the following sentences are correct? As a result, people have less of a connection with their family. or ...
people family nouns agreement plural 0 votes, asked Apr 11 '15 by Joe
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Possessive of Plural "s" Proper Noun
In the instance where a company's name ends in a plural "s", is the correct way to make it possessive ...
plural possessive proper noun Style 0 votes, asked Mar 19 '15 by Sibloe
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Past-tense verbs that differ in form between first person singular and third person plural?
In English, the past tense of "to be" is different between the first person singular "I was" and the third ...
tense plural third-person first-person verb 0 votes, asked Mar 12 '15 by R Scott LaMorte
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The Naming of Diseases
As a health care worker, I don't understand why certain diseases have their particular ending. For instance; Parkinson's disease, Lyme ...
plural posssessive 0 votes, asked Mar 06 '15 by 7Song
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Plural possessive nouns
Getting married. New last name will be Boyle. We are having a crawfish boil and are printing koozies with Boyles ...
plural possesive nouns apostrophe 0 votes, asked Mar 04 '15 by Haley
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Question vs. questions
What is the proper use of the word question vs. questions? Example: Should you have any question regarding this proposal, ...
singular plural plural-comparative 0 votes, asked Feb 25 '15 by Megan Miller
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