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    ride a bike / ride bikes

    1. Can the girls ride a bike?
    2. Can the girls ride bikes?
    What's the difference in meaning between the above sentences?

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    Re: ride a bike / ride bikes

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    1. Can the girls ride a bike? Singular
    2. Can the girls ride bikes? Plural
    What's the difference in meaning between the above sentences?
    Can the girls eat a cookie? One cookie
    Can the girls eat cookies? More than one cookie.

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    Re: ride a bike / ride bikes

    If each of the girls can ride a bike, can I say "The girls can ride a bke"?

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    Re: ride a bike / ride bikes

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    If each of the girls can ride a bike, can I say "The girls can ride a bke"?
    Yes! For example: "We will have a picnic and each girl can ride a bike."

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