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    merits - usually plural, in what way it is singular ?

    Dear all,


    according to merit - definition of merit by Macmillan Dictionary

    Merit ( an advantage or good quality that someone or something has ) is usually used in plural form

    In what way can I use it in singular form with the same meaning ?

    Does the meaning change if I use the singular form ?

    Many thanks

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    Re: merits - usually plural, in what way it is singular ?

    The link you provided gives examples of sentences containing the singular form. The 'meaning' does not change in singular and plural, though the number does.

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