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    hi there. please help out with this if you got any idea.

    1--"Food on planes is terrible". WHY not "Foods on planes are terrible".

    thanks.

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    Re: food and foods

    Quote Originally Posted by eddy143 View Post
    hi there. please help out with this if you got any idea.

    1--"Food on planes is terrible". WHY not "Foods on planes are terrible".

    thanks.
    What do you think?

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    Re: food and foods

    Quote Originally Posted by eddy143 View Post
    hi there. please help out with this if you got any idea.

    1--"Food on planes is terrible". WHY not "Foods on planes are terrible".

    thanks.
    It's a good question. Use the plural noun foods when talking about different varieties (or types) of food); e.g., There are foods that are healthy for you and foods that are not. Fatty foods, for example, are not healthy for you.


    • Does the airline serve a lot of different foods: Italian, Mexican, French, and so on?

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    Re: food and foods

    thanks for the reply but i wish to say that we both know that there no airlines serving only a particular type of food. They always have varieties right?
    thanks once again.

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