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    "He has lots of female/females friends".?Should I use singular?

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    1: "He has lots of female/females friends".?Should I use singular?
    2: "May I ask the reason of not your visit". correct it please?
    3: "I know that you can't speak English well but always try to make yourself understood". correct?
    4: "I like scuba-diving". correct?

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    Re: "He has lots of female/females friends".?Should I use singular?

    Quote Originally Posted by twilit1988 View Post
    My dear and respected teachers,
    1: "He has lots of female/females friends".?Should I use singular?
    2: "May I ask the reason of not your visit". correct it please?
    3: "I know that you can't speak English well but always try to make yourself understood". correct?
    4: "I like scuba-diving". correct?
    1.He has a lot of female friends.
    2. May I ask the reason why you didn't come.
    3 I know that you can't speak English well but you always try hard to be understood.
    4. I like scuba - diving. (correct)

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    Re: "He has lots of female/females friends".?Should I use singular?


    1. 'He has lots of girl friends' is more common. Instead of this, you may use 'female friends' - NOT 'females friends'. A compound noun's 'one word' becomes plural.

    2. May I ask the reason for not visiting? OR
    May I ask the reason why haven't you visited? OR
    May I ask the reason why didn't you visit? - are used.
    With 'reason' the correct preposition used is: 'for'

    3. I know you can't speak English well but always try to understand - is correct.

    4. correct.




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    Re: "He has lots of female/females friends".?Should I use singular?

    Quote Originally Posted by twilit1988 View Post
    My dear and respected teachers,
    1: "He has lots of female/females friends".?Should I use singular?
    2: "May I ask the reason of not your visit". correct it please?
    3: "I know that you can't speak English well but always try to make yourself understood". correct?
    4: "I like scuba-diving". correct?
    He has lots of girl friends.
    Why did you not come?
    I grant you your English is not very good, but you should (at least) try to make yourself understood.
    4. OK

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