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    Default Fire or fires?

    Hello everybody!

    I have some doubts about using singular or plural form of the word fire.

    Can it be pluralized? If yes, when and where?

    What about the following sentence? Is it correct to pluralize fire in the following sentence?

    When we are hopeless, we make our life
    hell and not only do we burn in it but also
    its fires bring suffering and pain to our
    loved ones.

    Thanks in advance

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    Default Re: Fire or fires?

    Quote Originally Posted by Nathan Mckane View Post
    Hello everybody!

    I have some doubts about using singular or plural form of the word fire.

    Can it be pluralized? If yes, when and where?

    What about the following sentence? Is it correct to pluralize fire in the following sentence?

    When we are hopeless, we make our life
    hell and not only do we burn in it but also
    its fires bring suffering and pain to our
    loved ones.

    Thanks in advance
    Yes, of course it can be plural. One fire, two fires.

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