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    Default After discussion or after discussions?

    Dear teacher,

    Is the following sentence correct? "After discussion, we agreed to ..." Or should I say, "After discussions..." Thanks a lot!

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    Default Re: After discussion or after discussions?

    Both are grammatically correct. "After discussion" tends to suggest that the discussion occurred in a single session. Use of the plural "discussions" tends to suggest that the talks spread over more than one session. This is not a hard and fast rule -- it is only to give you a taste of the possible nuances.

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    Default Re: After discussion or after discussions?

    Thank you so much for clear explanation!

    By the way, should I say, "explanation" or "explanations" here?

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