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    (a) full mark(s)

    Hi,

    Question:
    Which sentence is correct?

    Sentence1:
    I got full marks in my maths project.
    Sentence2:
    I got full mark in my maths project.
    Sentence3:
    I got a full marks in my maths project.
    Sentence4:
    I got a full mark in my maths project.

    Thanks

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    Re: (a) full mark(s)

    what is a maths project?

    it's math projects or math project.

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    Re: (a) full mark(s)

    Quote Originally Posted by Gillnetter View Post
    In British English it is acceptable to write maths. My question is, what is a full mark?

    "what is a
    maths project?"a project in the maths module

    "what is a full mark"

    Please see
    mark - Definition of mark noun (FOR SCHOOL WORK) from Cambridge Dictionary Online: Free English Dictionary and Thesaurus


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    Re: (a) full mark(s)

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    Your first sentence is correct - 'I got full marks in my maths project.' None of the others are correct.

    For the other questions raised:

    'Maths' is British English. 'Math' isn't used in British English, really.
    'Full marks' means '100% correct' - perhaps it's also British English. As far as I'm aware you can't say, 'I got a full mark in my test.' Only, 'I got full marks in my test.'

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    Re: (a) full mark(s)

    Quote Originally Posted by Linguist__ View Post
    (Not a teacher)

    Your first sentence is correct - 'I got full marks in my maths project.' None of the others are correct.

    For the other questions raised:

    'Maths' is British English. 'Math' isn't used in British English, really.
    'Full marks' means '100% correct' - perhaps it's also British English. As far as I'm aware you can't say, 'I got a full mark in my test.' Only, 'I got full marks in my test.'
    Yes, also "maths" is more logical since it's the abbreviation of "mathematics" which is plural.

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