Questions tagged with singular

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 '14 by emma verzele
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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 '14 by Matt
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children and child
‘ They have no children’ why would it be ‘children’ instead of ‘child’? Thank you
singular 0 votes, asked May 08 '14 by alan
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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 '14 by Mary
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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 '14 by rosdrise
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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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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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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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singular or plural referring to the components of a group
"...the low-eNd and high-eHf end is partial melts from garnet pyroxenits..." This is a technical paper so the nouns aren't ...
plural singular groups 0 votes, asked Jan 30 '13 by Peter Meleney
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Plural form of the word "word"
Good day, I have seen the plural form of the word "word" being used in many ways. I have seen ...
plural Difference Word words singular 0 votes, asked Dec 13 '12 by Bill Robinson
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singular&plural; preposition "into"
May I ask you to help me again, please. I have two questions now. The first one: "Ten per cent ...
into singular plural 0 votes, asked Dec 02 '12 by Lola
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Which is correct--have or had?
I'm stumped. Does the "all of which" refer back to the singular "inner world" or to the list: "thoughts, beliefs," ...
all singular plural 0 votes, asked Apr 25 '12 by Peggy
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