Questions tagged with plural

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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 by Megan Miller
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Subject-verb agreement (Presence + s)
Sentence -- A: The police said the boy was not present in the scene of accident. B: Well, the issue ...
Presence plural 0 votes, asked Feb 13 by alan
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Working/grammar for a tagline
Hi, I'm trying to help my sister with a mission statement. Right now, she has : ...is a team of ...
who that plural singular 0 votes, asked Feb 02 by Hanni Yothers
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matter or matters
Which of the following questions is gramatically correct: How does it matter you? / How does it matters you? Why?
singular plural question 0 votes, asked Jan 22 by hajera
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When using the word Collection
Would it be correct to use 'sneaker collection' or 'sneakers collection'?
plural 0 votes, asked Jan 14 by Claudia Wong
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A singular verb or plural?
Check this and kindly let me know which one is the correct one? He is one of the soldiers who ...
singular plural Verbs 0 votes, asked Dec 19 '14 by Dr-Maulik Vyas
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possessive
Is it: "Sally's and Maria's birthday" or Sally and Maria's bithdays" or something else? thanks.
plural possessive 0 votes, asked Dec 10 '14 by Jessica
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plural
If you have to write something like Christian's and Muslim's would you use. 's. If you you need to use ...
plural singular 0 votes, asked Dec 09 '14 by Claire
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plurals
Which one of the followings is correct? 1) The matrix B is the same as A except with the first ...
plural 0 votes, asked Dec 04 '14 by Chan Frankie
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Please help! What is the proper way to write this sentence using proper English grammar?
I am going to "pull up" to your and Connie's house on my elephant!
yours plural singular possesive Hers 0 votes, asked Dec 03 '14 by Nicky Stockman
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'No' + [Plural noun] + [verb]: ambiguous meaning?
I am wondering if the following sentence has an ambiguous meaning: "No hugs are better than homework." Here are two ...
plural no ambiguity 0 votes, asked Nov 30 '14 by anon445
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Should the noun preceding the phrase "of both" be singular or plural?
Is it correct to say "Please give the title of both your speech and your book" or "Please give the ...
singular plural both Phrase +1 vote, asked Nov 29 '14 by Celeste Behe
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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 '14 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 '14 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 '14 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 '14 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 '14 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 '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 '14 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 '14 by Barb Lepp
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