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    A flurry of

    A flurry of activity, speculation, subpoena. Do you use singular or plural nouns?

    Thanks.

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    Re: A flurry of

    Quote Originally Posted by bmo
    A flurry of activity, speculation, subpoena. Do you use singular or plural nouns?

    Thanks.
    It's the general case that it modifies plural nouns. :D


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    Re: A flurry of

    Google - exact search:

    a flurry of activity = 39,000
    a flurry of activities = 2,240

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    Re: A flurry of

    Quote Originally Posted by bmo
    Google - exact search:

    A. a flurry of activity = 39,000
    B. a flurry of activities = 2,240
    flurry means, a burst of activity. :(

    Google is not a science. :wink:


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    Re: A flurry of

    Thanks.

    BMO

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    Re: A flurry of

    Quote Originally Posted by bmo
    Thanks.

    BMO
    You're welcome. :D


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    Google is not a science.
    Neither is English, or teaching, come to that ;)

    FRC

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    Quote Originally Posted by Francois
    Google is not a science.
    Neither is English, or teaching, come to that ;)

    FRC
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