Questions tagged with plural

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Use of plural nouns as singular example
Hello, We are all editing professionals in my office and find ourselves in a disagreement. Two sentences have been submitted ...
plural example agreement subject 0 votes, asked Mar 14 by Emily-Jo Hopson
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noun forms
How else is "form" named? Or how can you replace "form" in the following sentence. The tense of a verb ...
noun form plural singular singular-plural 0 votes, edited Mar 16 by Rob
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Nationalities (plural and generalizations)
To refer to a nation (a group of people from a particular country) we make a noun referring to a ...
Nationalities generalization plural Articles 0 votes, asked Mar 05 by Valeriia Oleinich
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tights,choir,customs,time,history,clothes,jeans..which one of them is plural .pair.collective?!
how can i know to choose the right answer with these words... like tights .i have the question that say ...
countable plural pair singular collective 0 votes, asked Feb 22 by quadcore003
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Why do we say "two bedroom apartment" and not "two bedrooms apartment"?
plural pluralization numbers 0 votes, asked Feb 10 by Sami Succar
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'Species of plant' (or is it plants?)
When writing a sentence such as 'There are 12 species of plant', should 'plant' be singular or plural? I.e. 'There ...
singular plural plant plants 0 votes, asked Feb 08 by Eden
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Plural of Pi
What is the plural of Raspberry Pi? Is it Pi? Is it Pis? Is it Pi's? Please let me know ...
plural I 0 votes, asked Jan 25 by Isaac Louis Tag
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Collective nouns with singular or plural verbs.
Should "was" or "were" be used in this sentence: A group of us missionaries (was, were) in the middle of ...
collective nouns plural Verbs 0 votes, asked Jan 23 by L. Selph
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Ambiguous Phrase: Plural or Singular
Hi, My muddled mind can't compute this: Is the phrase 'more than one kind of' singular or plural? In other ...
plural Phrase phrases Plurals 0 votes, asked Jan 13 by pbass wil
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During third and fourth grade or grades?
Which one is correct? During third and fourth grades, I played basketball. OR During third and fourth grade, I played ...
singular or plural throughout 0 votes, asked Dec 17 '16 by Sue
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Would it be our solutions deliver insight or our solutions delivers insight?
use of plural +1 vote, asked Dec 06 '16 by Cindy Caserta
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"that has" or "that have"?
Which is correct between the following: - ... elements that have attributes ... - ... elements that has attributes... ?
that plural 0 votes, asked Nov 19 '16 by Yasha Kramarenko
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Plural possessive apostrophe - daughters' or daughters
My mom and her daughters' on her 95th birthday.
possesive apostrophe plural +1 vote, asked Nov 14 '16 by maria walling
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Apostrophe, or not apostrophe? That is the question.
What's correct? Park owners cars. Park owners' cars. Park owner's cars
apostrophe plural 0 votes, asked Nov 09 '16 by Taylor Paul
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Should we use article before plural nouns?
Should we use article before plural nouns?
Articles plural nouns +1 vote, asked Nov 07 '16 by Keval
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Adding "s" after apostrophe.
This question is about adding "s" after apostrophe in the word "Bones". This copy will appear in an ad for ...
apostrophe plural possesive noun 0 votes, asked Nov 02 '16 by Ilya Startsev
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Figuring out which of these sentences are correct.
My coworkers are trying to figure out the correct sentence structure for figuring out when someone has a class. These ...
singular-plural plural a an singular 0 votes, asked Nov 02 '16 by Zack Ringler
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Plural form
You are teachers,is it correct scentance?
plural 0 votes, asked Oct 25 '16 by Peter Rana
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is or i's? gs or g's?
Don't forget to dot your is. Don't forget to dot your Is. Don't forget to dot your i's. Don't forget ...
plural pluralization apostrophe +3 votes, edited Oct 01 '16 by Jenny Hetherington
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Measurements of vague nouns
Would it be "Six inches of snow are on the roof" or " on the roof" ? Same goes for ...
plural nouns Verbs +1 vote, asked Sep 07 '16 by tami glatz
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Possessive form of two aunts?
If I am typing a post referring to a new business two of my aunts have started together, do I ...
apostrophe possessive plural +1 vote, asked Sep 02 '16 by Laura Stone
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plural or singular verb usage depending on subject
Not sure if I use a singular or plural verb here. Am I referring to the cleanser or the ingredients? ...
singular plural verb +1 vote, asked Aug 25 '16 by Christina Ablahad
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Please choose the correct answer from options or just help.
The woman who .......... apples also ....... oranges.A. Sells/sellsB. Sell/sellC. Sells/sellD. Sell/sells
Sell singular plural 0 votes, asked Aug 25 '16 by Tope Dimaro
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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 '16 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 '16 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 '16 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 '16 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 '16 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 '16 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 '16 by Robert Hodes
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