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    plural of faculty

    what is plural of faculty as in educational institutions.

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    Re: plural of faculty

    faculties

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    Re: plural of faculty

    Welcome to the forum, siri sha!

    The plural form of faculty is faculties.

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    Re: plural of faculty

    Quote Originally Posted by siri sha View Post
    What is the plural of "faculty" as in educational institutions?
    Please note my corrections to your post.

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    Re: plural of faculty

    Sometimes faculty has the sense of a group or plurality of teachers.

    The faculty agreed that sabbaticals should be granted every seven years.


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    Re: plural of faculty

    Yes, but your example does not demonstrate that.

    The faculty go on a retreat every year.

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