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    Default Re: in a round shape, in round shape, in the round shape

    The problem, for me, is the use of the word "shape" after the actual shapes.

    - What shapes does this mirror come in?
    - It comes in circular, rectangular or triangular.
    or
    - It comes in the shape of a circle, a rectangle or a triangle.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: in a round shape, in round shape, in the round shape

    So, "comes in circular/rectangular/round/etc" is also grammatical?

    How about "comes in circle/rectangle/triangle"?

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    Default Re: in a round shape, in round shape, in the round shape

    The answer that are natural are in the post before your question.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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