Tag: grammatical-number

3 When to use "their", "his or her", "them", etc. when referring to people in a group 2015-09-29T07:34:21.860

3 Phone or phones 2015-09-29T17:31:52.447

3 "two fried rice" or "two fried rices" 2015-10-09T06:42:13.943

3 Between + plural or singular? 2015-10-29T20:14:04.250

3 Plural or singular for 'hair'? 2015-11-03T10:56:21.017

3 to wear a jeans / jeans / a pair of jeans? which one is right? 2015-11-14T09:16:28.943

3 Is the tense in the main clause correct, when both the actions in the clauses are taking place at the same time? 2015-12-16T08:13:17.457

3 "There is a pair of kidneys" vs "There are pair of kidneys" 2016-03-05T01:06:50.640

3 Can the word "information" be used with both singular and plural nouns? 2016-04-25T18:14:36.823

3 "The number (or numbers?) of potatoes they each peeled would be recorded." 2016-08-22T08:37:02.597

3 "adopt a scenario where" or "adopt the scenario where" 2016-09-14T12:53:20.547

3 Why do we use "has" for a plural subject? 2016-11-12T10:48:54.710

3 Can the word "thoughts" be used as singular? 2019-01-20T08:53:40.663

3 "With war come deaths" vs "With war comes deaths" 2019-02-16T01:54:33.060

3 Sister's vs. Sisters' 2019-04-21T16:24:26.227

3 Which form (singular vs plural) should I use for a verb governed by a collective noun? 2020-06-14T21:30:25.540

2 Why is the subject singular in this sentence (ponies are a breed that need to be protected) 2013-04-29T09:24:25.690

2 "Both John and Christina takes an apple." or "Both John and Christina take an apple."? 2013-05-14T05:11:36.263

2 Can the form of a verb be determined by the meaning of the subject instead of its grammatical number? 2013-05-22T16:35:39.510

2 "The first lesson" vs "The first lessons" 2013-11-09T18:51:45.023

2 The set of integers is or The set of integers are 2014-03-15T11:49:39.500

2 "How Internet helps you?" vs "How does Internet help you?" 2014-04-02T13:27:08.493

2 Collective noun + sing./pl. verb 2014-04-05T06:31:39.010

2 For an article in the paper, one new or one news? 2014-06-18T21:55:56.617

2 Why is it "once upon a time" but there always more than one story happened in the same time? 2015-01-28T22:02:01.707

2 Plural form after zero 2015-02-19T17:20:09.290

2 Limits Vary, Limit Varies 2015-06-01T07:43:21.907

2 A million dollars "is" still needed, or "are" still needed? 2015-06-01T19:04:07.540

2 When do I use "are" instead of "is" with a measurement? 2015-05-29T00:48:26.973

2 "What is important are not" vs " What are important are not" 2015-07-07T12:50:55.117

2 Should it be names of places/name of places 2015-07-25T09:01:26.180

2 SAT sentence correction 2015-09-09T06:40:18.523

2 What {do / does} this and that have in common?" -- which? 2015-09-17T13:11:42.797

2 What are needed {is/are} managers with new ideas and the will to apply them 2015-09-30T16:51:23.093

2 Subject + combined with (make or makes ?) 2015-10-18T10:36:18.753

2 "One should respect the {religion / religions} of others." 2015-10-20T02:38:41.600

2 'What a big cheeks'? or 'What big cheeks'? 2015-10-30T02:39:11.107

2 the first space of character -- what makes "character" a mass noun in this case? 2015-11-12T00:16:31.327

2 Asking menu that a brand of shop serve? 2015-11-20T18:32:59.917

2 My father, hence my mother, {is | are} catholic 2016-02-02T03:22:54.930

2 Is mankind correctly used as 3rd person singular or plural? 2016-02-16T20:17:54.727

2 A pair of scissors are or is 2016-03-03T08:29:57.167

2 Could someone help me about this hearing : sanctions resolution has/have 2016-03-12T14:55:49.953

2 How much is "a few percent over six decades"? 2016-07-09T03:05:16.937

2 Singular Verb or Plural Verb with "most"? 2016-10-05T16:20:01.217

2 Possessive determiner for "authorities" 2016-10-22T01:57:16.407

2 Correct usage of location/s 2016-11-14T03:51:02.000

2 Plural or singular when using multiple subject 2017-01-21T10:05:07.993

2 Should this sentence with "each" have a singular or plural verb? 2017-02-08T21:16:33.713

2 The minutes of the Stockholders Meeting "was" or "were"? 2017-02-16T15:17:18.977

2 A comic or comics? (About one comic strip) 2017-03-13T10:44:59.380

2 Which is correct: "building 1 and 2" or "buildings 1 and 2"? 2018-02-22T00:29:59.023

2 The police or police 2018-05-21T15:06:32.643

2 Mysterious usage of articles and singular/plural 2018-05-26T17:58:54.700

2 how to the plural two nouns? 2018-06-07T15:57:58.123

2 "With Maria we/I solved the problems" 2018-07-03T12:27:34.847

2 How do you refer to plural nouns? 2018-10-05T09:51:03.123

2 How do we say the name of a people plurally? 2018-10-04T23:29:39.877

2 What bring(s) you here or Who know(s)? 2019-05-02T18:43:41.213

2 "results' statistics" vs. "results statistics" 2019-08-23T13:04:05.043

2 What is the plural of Thaï? 2019-09-25T19:52:58.587

2 "That" instead of "those" with plural nouns 2019-10-29T06:08:27.647

2 8th Street, Street No.8 or Street 8? 2019-12-18T04:01:46.833

2 Prime numbers are what "are" left when you have taken all the patterns out 2019-12-24T02:51:03.320

1 This one, and X, {addresses / address} 2013-12-05T20:41:53.723

1 Can "Monday", "Tuesday" be plural like "Mondays" or "Tuesdays"? 2014-01-05T07:48:07.090

1 Several number of something or Several numbers of something? 2014-04-23T11:16:02.897

1 "Our" class teacher or "my" class teacher? 2014-05-18T16:51:59.940

1 Agreement of number in relative clauses 2014-07-28T12:52:24.283

1 Single instances of plural practice 2014-08-30T11:21:32.487

1 What kind/kinds of car/cars are you interested in? 2014-10-20T13:07:24.357

1 Has the word "phenomena" become a singular noun: even on mainstream media it is often used as if it is 2014-12-14T12:39:31.743

1 Is it possible to say "a first and a second layer"? 2015-04-09T06:42:58.943

1 Verb Plurality Agreement 2015-04-30T11:49:28.640

1 "a hundred" vs. "a hundred of" 2015-06-29T20:07:03.160

1 a savings -- is that even grammatical? 2015-08-21T16:18:03.153

1 Which is correct "When do you start for London?" or "When does you start for London?" 2015-09-19T07:24:31.507

1 Question about "an unlimited number of times" 2015-10-08T08:59:44.010

1 Shortening plural s 2015-10-18T15:51:29.930

1 Hi need to know the correct usage of 'set of.....' 2015-12-16T07:46:04.660

1 what about those fans? what about that one? 2016-02-05T12:59:43.110

1 What is correct in this sentence "is" or "are"? 2016-05-13T18:40:57.907

1 Singular or Plural for between 2 matches? 2016-05-19T16:36:16.960

1 article usage with singular nouns 2016-07-21T13:01:11.907

1 Expletive it: reference to they/them 2016-08-31T15:02:22.790

1 Use of the plural form when listing two objects in succession in technical writing 2016-08-31T13:51:43.390

1 use of "all" and "everyone" 2016-09-14T13:01:57.733

1 Which one is correct: '3 hour journey' or a '3-hour journey'? 2016-10-03T15:58:38.703

1 How to use "verb" with "who"? 2016-10-06T11:00:30.697

1 context: singular/plural 2016-11-22T13:20:26.467

1 Grammatical number agreement: "We detected particles with a distinct envelope and a dense internal part" 2016-11-22T14:57:34.020

1 'Brains' vs 'Brain' 2016-11-24T14:53:22.133

1 is "great many thanks" a correction expression and if yes, where is it from? 2017-04-20T08:28:36.063

1 How to show properties of "Plural Noun"? 2017-05-25T15:47:57.407

1 "In what ways does Strindberg show...?" vs. "In what ways do Strindberg show...?" 2017-10-23T21:59:41.267

1 "Any student" vs "Any students" vs "Any of the students" 2017-11-23T17:15:03.117

1 Should it be "it's our birthday today" or "it's our birthdays today" 2017-12-17T05:20:21.923

1 a small percentage of 2018-02-05T13:55:56.993

1 How do we address our hair - it or them? 2018-02-15T17:27:17.167