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  1. B45
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    500 sets of T-shirts and shorts.

    500 sets of T-shirts and shorts.

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    There's 500 set of T-shirts and shorts.

    Should it be sets or set?

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    Re: 500 sets of T-shirts and shorts.

    sets

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    Re: 500 sets of T-shirts and shorts.

    Why did you think it could be "set" after "500"?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: 500 sets of T-shirts and shorts.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    Why did you think it could be "set" after "500"?
    A set usually means a group of things as one. No?

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    Re: 500 sets of T-shirts and shorts.

    Yes, but 1 set is 1 T-shirt and 1 pair of shorts. 500 of those are sets.
    Last edited by MikeNewYork; 08-Jun-2014 at 08:06.

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