Interested in Language
Which answer is better:
My favourite food is pizza.
Pizza is my favourite food.
Is it correct to list several things after "My favourite food is"?
My favourite food is pizza, spaghetti, fried chicken.
What about countable nouns? Should I use the plural?
My favourite food is potatoes, carrots, tomatoes.
When I'm asked "What's you favourite book?" is it gramatically correct to say:
My favourite book is X, Y, Z and D.
or should I say:
My favourite books are X,Y,Z and D.
I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....
One more question:
My favourite food is potatoes.
My favourite food are potatoes.
My favourite food is a potato.
Which do you think? It isn't hard.
Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.
I'm not a teacher yet, but I am studying a Bachelor of Education with an English Literature major at Charles Sturt University, in NSW, Australia.