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    Default nouns whose ends are "o" should be followed by "es" or "s"

    The plural of "tomato" is "tomatoes".
    The plural of "patato" is "potatoes".
    But the plural of "photo" is "photos".
    And the plural of "pomelo" is "pomelos".
    and such examples between "s" or "es" added are too numerous to be cited...
    So, is there any certain rule to follow?

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    Default Re: nouns whose ends are "o" should be followed by "es" or "s"

    Quote Originally Posted by terrenziqq View Post
    The plural of "tomato" is "tomatoes".
    The plural of "patato" is "potatoes".
    But the plural of "photo" is "photos".
    And the plural of "pomelo" is "pomelos".
    and such examples between "s" or "es" added are too numerous to be cited...
    So, is there any certain rule to follow?
    Don't add an 'e' to Italian or Spanish word like: piano, cappuccino, sombrero, burrito.
    Otherwise, I can't help.

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