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LINGUISTIC DESCRIPTION; 5 §3.2, Singular and Plural Nouns (Huddleston) singular—dog fox, child mouse, sheep; plural—dog s, fox es, childr en, m ic e, sheep (See 18 §4.1)
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Re: Were singular or plural

Were Definition of Were by Merriam-Webster History and Etymology for were. Middle English were (suppletive singular past subjunctive & 2nd singular past indicative of been to be), weren (suppletive past plural of been), from Old English wǣre (singular past subjunctive & 2nd singular past indicative of wesan to be), wǣron (past plural indicative of wesan), wǣren (past plural.

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Royal we - Wikipedia The royal we, or majestic plural (pluralis maiestatis), is the use of a plural pronoun (or corresponding plural-inflected verb forms) to refer to a single person who is a monarch.

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Singular or Plural Verb? - Word for Word Word for Word April 2003 1(2) Singular or Plural Verb? One of the worst mistakes you can make in English is having the wrong verb form in the

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Were Define Were at Were definition, a 2nd person singular pt. indicative, plural past indicative, and past subjunctive of be. See more.

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Is 'Couple' Singular or Plural? Merriam-Webster When writing of a couple getting married, it is more common to use the plural form ('the couple are to be wed'). When writing of an established couple, it is more common to use a singular verb ('the couple has six puppies, each more destructive than the next').

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Phenomenon Define Phenomenon at As with other plurals of Latin or Greek origin, like media and criteria, there is a tendency to use the plural phenomena as a singular ( This phenomena will not be seen again), but such use occurs infrequently in edited writing.

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Plural Noun Forms - CommNet In a rare dictum-making mood, William Safire (in No Uncertain Terms, 2003) declares that pluralized names like Packers and Yankees should take plural verbs (obviously), but that team names like the Jazz, the Heat, the Lightning, the Connecticut Sun should take singular verbs.

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Singular they - Wikipedia Singular they is the use in English of the pronoun they or its inflected or derivative forms, them, their, theirs, and themselves (or themself), as an epicene (gender-neutral) singular pronoun.

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How to refer to specified 'criteria', as singular or plural? Criteria is plural. Criterion is its singular. As answers to this question note, it is apparently becoming acceptable to use the word criteria as both the singular as well as the plural form.