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    Hi there,
    Does 'series' have plural form?

    I like some TV series OR serieses such as ...

    Thanks
    pete

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    Default TV series

    Hi there,
    Does 'series' have plural form?

    I like some TV series OR serieses such as ...

    Thanks
    pete

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    That is an interseting question. the word 'series' is listed in most dictionaries as being plural but without a singular form. The word actually has a meaning similar to 'group' or 'set' which explains why it takes singular agreement e.g. 'a series of games'. There is no other form that I am aware of.

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    Default Re: TV series

    "series" is both singular and plural , derived from Latin series,singular and its plural series derived from serere to string together

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    The singular and the plural are the same = series.

    Pete - please don't post the same question twice. Thanks.
    Last edited by Anglika; 11-Jan-2008 at 20:11.

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