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    Express Checkout

    Should the sign read "Ten items or less" or "Ten items or fewer?"

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    Re: Express Checkout

    It should, of course, be "Ten items or fewer", because it implies that each item can be counted. Sadly, one never sees the correct usage in supermarket signs.
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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    Re: Express Checkout

    That battle with the supermarkets has been lost.

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    Re: Express Checkout

    Who wants to fight with supermarkets?

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