Questions tagged with plural

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Plural possesive: bodies'
If I understand the rules, the correct possesive form of the biochemistry of our bodies would be our bodies' biochemistry. ...
plural possesive apostrophe bodies 0 votes, asked Nov 24 by YossiD
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A series of events...unfolds or unfold?
In a statement regarding a common series of events, is the action plural or singular. e.g. When a dormant volcano ...
series plural singular 0 votes, asked Nov 17 by Wendy
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apostrophe question
Hi, I am offering meditations for children. *I* have written the meditations to be *used* by children, to be *listened*to* ...
apostrophe object possesive plural 0 votes, asked Nov 11 by minimedi .com
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Toy shop or toys shop? Why?
When we describe what a shop sells, we would say "a ____ shop". Should the "_____" be singular or plural? ...
singular plural 0 votes, asked Nov 09 by cocobread
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There is or there are?
Which is correct?There is a blackboard and a chair. OrThere are a blackboard and a chair? I'd appreciate your help ...
there is-are plural singular 0 votes, asked Nov 03 by Bmk13
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plural or singular
Is "employee benefits" singular or plural? Here is the context in which it appears both ways: Q. Describe how employee ...
singular plural 0 votes, asked Oct 14 by Carol Rini
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Extraordinaire or Extraordinaires?
Which is correct? Bakers Extraordinaire or Bakers Extraordinaires? Thank you!!!
plural Plurals 0 votes, asked Oct 03 by Ness
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Plural only or possessive?
Which is correct? emerging seniors housing needs OR emerging seniors' housing needs
plural possessive 0 votes, asked Aug 26 by Barb Lepp
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Homo sapiens singular form?
Would it be proper to say "You are a Homo sapien." Is the capitalization correct? Do I still need to ...
singular plural science scientific Name 0 votes, asked Aug 21 by emma verzele
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Plural Forms of Nouns
Hello All, Need your expert advice as I am confused in understanding and using the appropriate plural forms of nouns ...
plural Forms 0 votes, asked Aug 12 by Natalia
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How is this title supposed to be worded?
Isn't this worded incorrectly? "Prices of 2014 US Open Tickets Continues To Increase with Tournament Approaching" Shouldn't it either be ...
plural singular 0 votes, asked Aug 08 by Matt
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Plural Forms
Hello, Could you please assist in identifying the correct sentence. I am confused where the below sentence will have plural ...
plural 0 votes, asked Aug 08 by Natalia
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possessive apostrophe or not?
Which is correct where there are three frogs so plural making noises collectively called a chorus? Is the apostrophe used ...
apostrophe possessive plural 0 votes, asked Aug 08 by carol powney
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singular or plural
My friend is directing a film titled 3 illegal.I think it is grammatically incorrect and shoul be 3 illegals as ...
plural 0 votes, asked Jul 15 by fatema
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Singular or plural?
Can I say something like this? 'One more thing that I like is cats'
singular plural grammar 0 votes, asked Apr 07 by Mary
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it or they with use of the word "funds"
Which one is correct and why? If you have funds in your account balance, it will be automatically applied to ...
it they funds plural grammar 0 votes, asked Feb 18 by Oren BA
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Word use plural
I am referring to more then one master; so should it be; masters' masters or master's? (see plural carriages) Slaves ...
plural 0 votes, asked Feb 18 by Richard McCallum
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Singular/Plural
"Cheerleader Auditions" or "Cheerleaders Auditions" I'm fairly certain it is the first, but I'm not sure why. They are each ...
singular plural +1 vote, asked Jan 30 by rosdrise
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Plural for last name ending in 'i'
I'm creating handmade bridal gifts for a girlfriends. My dilemia is that her new name will end 'etti' is the ...
plural 0 votes, asked Jan 27 by Jill
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Usage of singular and plural
Pls let me know the correct one.. Discuss the types of competency involved in your organisation. Discuss the types of ...
singular and plural 0 votes, asked Aug 13 '13 by Shefali Kaushik
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Singular or Plural Noun in a List
Which is correct? 1.) Property Covered under Coverages A, C, or E. or 2.) Propert covered under Coverage A, C, ...
singular plural Conjunction list noun 0 votes, asked Aug 05 '13 by Lindsay
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the Plural of the word "percent"
Could you, please, explain why the word "percent" is used in a Singular form instead of Plural: "Again each data ...
plural 0 votes, asked Jul 12 '13 by Dmitry
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Subject-verb agreement
Why is it sometimes I see a definite article + subject, plural, listed + singular verb? For example, the time ...
subject-verb agreement plural 0 votes, asked Jun 06 '13 by Phoebe
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pluralizing when two consecutive verbs
We are creating job descriptions that typically start out with two verbs, and we are wondering if we pluralize both ...
plural consecutive Verbs 0 votes, asked Jun 05 '13 by Chris B/C
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Plural or singular
I've got the following sentence: "Recent statistics (show) that in 2005 in the EU 41,600 people were killed in road ...
plural singular 0 votes, asked Jun 02 '13 by Artur Strozynski
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Plural Possessive
What would the plural possessive of "competitor's" be? EX: (single competitor) "They will purchase your product, or your competitor's!" (many ...
plural possesive 0 votes, edited May 22 '13 by sherry
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Plurals
Which of the following is correct: Joes’s performance on tasks that assessed his writing skills was variable. Joes’s performances on ...
plural 0 votes, asked May 14 '13 by James
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public's eye or public eye
He wanted to get his book out in the public's eye. -OR- He wanted to get his book out in ...
possesive hyphen plural 0 votes, asked Mar 15 '13 by Laura Adair
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Need to know how to use this word correctly.
I wanted to use the word 'elephant ear' in my story which is the plant I was referring to and ...
plants Usage plural singular 0 votes, asked Mar 09 '13 by lee leeeder
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When subject is singular but predicate is plural
I may be using the word predicate incorrectly (as I forget a lot of grammar terms) but how would you ...
singular plural 0 votes, asked Mar 08 '13 by Brenner
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