Questions tagged with singular

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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 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 by Tope Dimaro
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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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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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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 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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Additional License or Additional Licenses
Hi, In my webpage, I have to get input from user to purchase addition license. Here my doubt is the ...
singular Pluaral grammar +1 vote, asked Nov 19 '15 by Prakash D
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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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How do you use the word "ability"?
A line in Eric Foner's Give Me Liberty, it reads "[Other slave owners'] interest was generally limited to the children's ...
Pluaral singular Usage confusion 0 votes, asked Nov 08 '15 by Azhou
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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 "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.
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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
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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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singular you?
In the following poem the 'you' being addressed is myself. Question: Does 'who' turn it into a pronoun for the ...
singular you 0 votes, asked Jul 15 '15 by Sarah Ragsdale
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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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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 '15 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 '15 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 '15 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 '15 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 : a team of ...
who that plural singular 0 votes, asked Feb 02 '15 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 -2 votes, asked Jan 22 '15 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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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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