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    People - Peoples?

    When should I use people and peoples?

    Thank you!

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    Re: People - Peoples?

    People is the plural of person.

    There were 30 people at the party.

    Sometimes, people can be used in a plural form to mean the people living in a particular area, country, or ethnic group

    The peoples of South America mostly speak Portugese and Spanish.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 21-Apr-2017 at 08:29.

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