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    Collocation

    Hi, everybody. Check these sentences. Which one is correct?

    Fast-food restaurants like McDonald's and Bob's are really A HIT or
    Fast-food restaurants like McDonald's and Bob's are really HITS?

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    Re: Collocation

    Quote Originally Posted by Fotogênicas Brasil View Post
    Hi, everybody. Check these sentences. Which one is correct?

    Fast-food restaurants like McDonald's and Bob's are really A HIT or
    Fast-food restaurants like McDonald's and Bob's are really HITS?
    I would say, "Fast-food restaurants like McDonald's and Bob's are really popular".

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    Re: Collocation

    Note, if you have to use these words, It's "They are a real hit!" NOT "They are really a hit!"

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    Re: Collocation

    Quote Originally Posted by Fotogênicas Brasil View Post
    Hi, everybody. Check these sentences.
    In both British and American English we usually add a 'please' to requests.

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    Re: Collocation

    A better title would have been 'A hit' or 'hits'.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'


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