Questions tagged with plural

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'us' or 'we' in a short reply
Hey all, One of those questions where one sounds better than the other but I feel it must surely be ...
Us WE subject-verb first-person plural +1 vote, asked Jul 20 by GT
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Singular or Plural referring to a list
My wife was recently preparing a grocery list for me, and I asked, "Is oranges on the list?" She made ...
plural lists 0 votes, asked Jul 15 by ApocalypseOfSpoons
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Making surnames plural
How would I write out the plural of a surname ending in a silent letter which would require -es if ...
surname plural French +1 vote, asked Jul 13 by Karen
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was or were
Should the following have 'was' or were'? If an analysis in terms of progression were utilized,the two... Thanks
singular plural 0 votes, asked Jun 05 by Graham Bull
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Should this list be followed by a plural or singular verb?
I began the closing paragraph of a cover letter with the following sentence:I believe my commitment to excellent service, my ...
verb plural singular list 0 votes, asked May 26 by Amy Reich-Frase
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How do i show possession after the word either?
Which one is correct? Is it either driver's fault? Is it either drivers' fault? Is it either drivers fault?
possession plural pluralpossession +1 vote, asked May 26 by Lisa
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Usage of their with plurals
This has been bothering me for years! Can someone please weigh in on the correct usage of the word "their" ...
possesive singular plural agreement 0 votes, asked May 13 by Robert Hodes
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About plural and singular
My question is : Can I write this : the red and blue chair or Should I write this : ...
plural singular 0 votes, asked May 03 by Hossam Dz
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You guys/you guys'/you guys's/your guys/your guys'/your guys's?!
So I recently heard my friend say this, "how was your guys's day?" I told her it was grammatically incorrect ...
apostrophes your you plural possesive 0 votes, asked Apr 26 by Joanne Chu
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Are or is
Hi, I am not sure which of these sentences is correct and why: They have to be fed through the ...
are is plural 0 votes, asked Mar 31 by Paul
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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 -1 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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Matter/Matters
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. philip.t.ryenbakken@hotmail.com
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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 escpwilliams@gmail.com
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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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