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  • Sumanta 11:55 AM on January 31, 2018 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: criteria, criterias, criterion, Plural, singular   

    What is the plural​ of criteria? 

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    Criteria are itself a plural form commonly mistaken as singular and some people wrongly make a plural of criteria ‘criterias’.

    The singular form of criteria is a criterion.

     

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  • Sumanta 4:09 PM on January 1, 2018 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: analyses, analysis, Plural   

    What is the plural of the word ‘analysis’? 

    DSC_2358answer: analyses 

     
  • Sumanta 7:10 AM on May 15, 2015 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , Plural, ,   

    Plural form of Words that end with ‘y’ 

    Formula to get plural form of words ending with y-

    1. When a word ends with vowel: (a,e,i,o,u) + y -a ‘s’ is added at the end of the word – e.g.- boy become boys, kidney become kidneys
    2. When a word ends with: consonent + y -the ‘y’ at the end becomes ‘ies’ – e.g.- country becomes countries or baby becomes babies
     
  • Sumanta 7:06 AM on May 14, 2015 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , Pleural, Plural   

    Which word means multiple: plural or pleural? 

    Answer: plural

    Pleural: this word is related to the word ‘pleura’ which is the outer covering of lungs of humans and certain other animals

     
  • Sumanta 7:03 AM on May 14, 2015 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , , Plural,   

    What is the plural form of baby and kidney? 

    Answers:

    • Baby- Babies

    • Kidney- Kidneys

     
  • Sumanta 9:43 AM on March 23, 2014 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: , Plural, , Waters   

    What is the plural form of water? Is it waters? 

    In general, water is used as an uncountable noun, which means that it does not change to a plural form. Listen to these:

    Put plenty of water in the bath!

    Put plenty of peas in the soup!

    Fill the bowls with water.

    Fill the bowls with stones. (More …)

     
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