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    favorite

    Tom is my sister and Ken is my brother. Don and Mary are my father and mother. They are my family.

    Q: Can I say They are my favorite.?

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    Re: favorite

    No you can't. If you want to use "favorite" (in any context) you need to say your favorite...<i>something</i>. You could say that they are your favorite people in the world. They are your family and your favorite relatives, but you can't say that they are your favorite.

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    Re: favorite

    Thank you

    What if we put s at the end of favorite.
    --> They are my favorites.

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    Re: favorite

    That would work perfectly. Cause it then is plural. Great work!!

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