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    plural or singular

    "The company operates in the fields of upkeep, repair, and maintenance of aircraft."

    Would it be better to write "in the field of"? Can one construe "upkeep, repair, and maintenance" as one field?

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    Re: plural or singular

    It sounds like three words for the same thing to me. Maintenance says enough. He is involved in the field of aircraft maintenance.

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    Re: plural or singular

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    It sounds like three words for the same thing to me. Maintenance says enough. He is involved in the field of aircraft maintenance.
    Unfortunately, I have to use all three. Would you use "field" or "fields" in this case?

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    Re: plural or singular

    I would use "field."

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