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    candy vs candies

    If the word 'candy' is already a plural form then what are 'candies'?

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    Re: candy vs candies

    Quote Originally Posted by Nicky_K View Post
    If the word 'candy' is already a plural form then what are 'candies'?

    Candy is not a plural form. It's uncountable. I like candy. It can also be countable. There was a single mint candy in the dish. But it's not plural.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: candy vs candies

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    Candy is not a plural form. It's uncountable. I like candy. It can also be countable. There was a single mint candy in the dish. But it's not plural.
    thank you for your kind explanation

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