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    kohyoongliat is offline Senior Member
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    Default flower(s)

    Jasmine flower has a sweet smell.
    Jasmine flowers have a sweet smell.

    I believe the second sentence is correct.

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    You're correct.

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    Default Re: flower(s)

    Jasmine flowers have a sweet smell.
    Jasmine has a sweet smell.

    Is the second sentence correct without 'flowers'?

    Many thanks.

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    Yes.

    We planted jasmine on our lattice fence last year, and this spring it bloomed for the first time.

    [native speaker, not teacher, also jasmine grower]

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