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    Question Job title

    Hello,

    I recently got a job on a non-English speaking country and I am thinking of what I should put on my card in English.

    Which of the following is correct/sounds better ?
    - "Senior Innovation Engineer"
    - "Senior Innovations Engineer"

    I have the feeling that both are correct, but to me the 2nd sounds better. Would you agree?

    Many thanks in advance

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    Re: Job title

    No. Use the singular.

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    Re: Job title

    I think it is for the same reason that you use the designation "design engineer".
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Job title

    Quote Originally Posted by SoothingDave View Post
    No. Use the singular.
    Thank you for your reply!

    So are you saying that the plural is wrong or that the singular sounds better?

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    The latter.

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    Re: Job title

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    The latter.
    Hello Mike, apologies for the question but I am not sure to which post you are replying. Are you saying that the plural (Innovations Engineer) sounds better?

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    No, I said the singular sounds better. Do you know what "the latter" means?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    No, I said the singular sounds better. Do you know what "the latter" means?
    If I a not mistaken, the latter means the one that comes after, so the second in my case, which is the plural (not the singular, which would have been the former )

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    Re: Job title

    Quote Originally Posted by panosgr View Post
    If I a not mistaken, the latter means the one that comes after, so the second in my case, which is the plural (not the singular, which would have been the former )
    So are you saying that the plural is wrong or that the singular sounds better?
    It was referring to the latter part of your sentence above.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Job title

    Welcome to the forum, oilrigjobbs.

    Please read the rules and posting guidelines — particularly this one:

    You are welcome to answer questions posted in the Ask a Teacher forum as long as your suggestions, help, and advice reflect a good understanding of the English language. If you are not a teacher, you will need to state that clearly in your post. Please note, all posts are moderated by our in-house language experts, so make sure your suggestions, help, and advice provide the kind of information an international language teacher would offer. If not, and your posts do not contribute to the topic in a positive way, they will be subject to deletion.

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