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    Hi there,
    Which one is correct?
    My favourite job is the policeman. OR
    My favourite job is policemen.

    thanks
    pete


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    Re: favourite

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hi there,
    Which one is correct?
    My favourite job is the policeman. OR
    My favourite job is policemen.

    thanks
    pete
    neither is correct.

    My favourite job is being a policeman.

    or better yet

    My favourite job is working as a policeman.

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    Re: favourite

    Hi there,
    How about this?

    My favourite job is to be a policeman.

    pete


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    Re: favourite

    Quote Originally Posted by peter123 View Post
    Hi there,
    How about this?

    My favourite job is to be a policeman.

    pete
    Not as good as my two choices.

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    Smile Re: favourite

    Quote Originally Posted by Naamplao View Post
    Not as good as my two choices.
    Still better, I think:

    My favourite job is that of a policeman.

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