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    Which one is correct 'Days mails' or 'Days mail' or 'Day's mails'

    Greetings for the day,

    Please help correcting this:

    "Looking through my day's mails"

    Is the usage of Day's mails correct??According to me it should be Daily mail or Days mail....Please correct me if I am wrong.

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    Mani


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    Re: Which one is correct 'Days mails' or 'Days mail' or 'Day's mails'

    "Mail" functions as a plural. I am reading my mail. It could be one item or twenty items.

    The mail that came in today could be called the "day's mail." "Daily mail" sounds like there is a particular item that you expect to come every day. You may get a "daily newspaper."

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    Re: Which one is correct 'Days mails' or 'Days mail' or 'Day's mails'

    The Daily Mail is a national newspaper in the UK.
    The day's mail is the mail which was delivered on whatever day is being discussed.
    Today's mail is the mail which was delivered this morning/afternoon.
    Mail is delivered daily (except Sunday) in the UK.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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