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    Default pluralising plurals!!

    Hi,
    I have a friend who has just paid 70 for a CV to be prepared. I borrowed it to update my own and a phrase jumped out that seemed to be incorrect, however , my friend disagrees.

    Responsible for the operational management, training and ongoing development of a multi disciplines team across a double-sided motorway service station incorporating

    My view is that, although you can have costa disciplines, BP disciplines and Wimpy disciplines (all of which are plural already),when added together to the multi, this becomes incorrect , and the singular disciplined should be used in this case.
    Please advise accordingly, thanks.

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    Default Re: pluralising plurals!!

    Quote Originally Posted by matty40s View Post
    Hi,
    I have a friend who has just paid 70 for a CV to be prepared. I borrowed it to update my own and a phrase jumped out that seemed to be incorrect, however , my friend disagrees.

    Responsible for the operational management, training and ongoing development of a multi disciplines team across a double-sided motorway service station incorporating

    My view is that, although you can have costa disciplines, BP disciplines and Wimpy disciplines (all of which are plural already),when added together to the multi, this becomes incorrect , and the singular disciplined should be used in this case.
    Please advise accordingly, thanks.
    In fact it should be 'multi-discipline'. No 's' no'd'.

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    Default Re: pluralising plurals!!

    Have you any reason for that comment, your assertion also doesn't seem correct in the sentence??

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