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    Exclamation when there are more than one man

    Hi teachers,

    My friends and I were in the beach near our school, and we heard some men say "What a beautiful girl".

    I got a question in mind,
    is it also correct to say "What beautiful girls" if there are more than one girl in that case?


    Please help, teachers.

    Thank you

    Kitty

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    Yes, it's correct.
    If you are going to call it an exclamation, it should have an exclamation mark - "What beautiful girls!"

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    Kitty, please note that your title should have been 'Exclamation when there is more than one girl'.

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    It's "kwfine", Rover.
    (I don't know how to pronounce that.)

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    I suspect he was victim to the "autocorrect" syndrome. It's certainly caused me to send some interesting things
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    But kwfine signed herself 'Kitty' (a girl's name).

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    And, kwfine, note that you were on​ the beach (not in the beach).
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    But kwfine signed herself 'Kitty' (a girl's name).
    You're right. I missed that for some reason.
    Please accept my apologies.

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Kitty, please note that your title should have been 'Exclamation when there is more than one girl'.
    Thank you Rover.
    Could you help me again please?

    Which of the following sentences is correct:
    1. Exclamation when there are more than one man?
    2. Exclamation when there are more than one men?
    3. Exclamation when there is more than one men?

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    Re: Exclamation when there are more than one man

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    But kwfine signed herself 'Kitty' (a girl's name).
    I am sorry that my username is confusing

    KW stands for Kitty Wayne.

    Thanks.
    Last edited by kwfine; 06-Aug-2014 at 19:51.

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