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    Staffs'/Staff's

    Which of the following sentences is correct?

    a) Car allowance is declared in the staffs' statement of remuneration.
    b) Car allowance is declared in the staff's statement of remuneration.

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    Re: Staffs'/Staff's

    Is there one staff or more than one?

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    Re: Staffs'/Staff's

    more than one staff

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    Re: Staffs'/Staff's

    Quote Originally Posted by learnerenglish77 View Post
    more than one staff
    In that case staffs'.

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    Re: Staffs'/Staff's

    I thought staff is a plural noun in this sentence, and therefore should use 'staff's'?

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    Re: Staffs'/Staff's

    Quote Originally Posted by learnerenglish77 View Post
    I thought staff is a plural noun in this sentence, and therefore should use 'staff's'?
    staff noun ( PEOPLE )
    [S + singular or plural verb]
    S = singular noun: a noun used only in singular form and which has no plural form
    Definition of staff noun (PEOPLE) from Cambridge Dictionary Online: Free English Dictionary and Thesaurus

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