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    tipu s is offline Junior Member
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    Hi,
    Please tell when to use " fruit" and "fish" when to use "fruits" and "fishes" when we mean plural??

    "He has many fruit(or fruits).

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    Default Re: word choice

    It might save a lot of time, tipu, if you first read these discussions from our sister forum:

    fruit or fruits? - WordReference Forums

    http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=1625049

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    Default Re: word choice

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    It might save a lot of time, tipu, if you first read these discussions from our sister forum:

    fruit or fruits? - WordReference Forums

    "fish" and "fishes" - WordReference Forums

    Rover


    I have deleted the previous post as it added nothing (except error) to the discussion. It's beyond my comprehension that the poster added his or her ill-informed speculation 8 minutes after Rover's post.

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