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    #1

    Wink cat/cats

    2 questions about these singular and plural nouns of animals [or animal?].




    1) Here is a cat: sounds natural
    Here are cats ==> is this ok?


    2) My favourite animal is __cat? cats?___

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    #2

    Re: cat/cats

    1) Here are cats.

    2) My favourite animal is the cat.

    Rover

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    #3

    Re: cat/cats

    "Here are some cats" sounds better to me.

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