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    The plural of desert

    Hello,

    If I have, hypothetically, Thar desert and Sahara desert in my country, then is the following correct expression?

    "In my country I have many deserts."

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    Re: The plural of desert

    Welcome to the forum, amishera.
    Quote Originally Posted by amishera View Post

    If I have there are, hypothetically, the Thar desert and the Sahara desert in my country, then is the following correct expression correct?

    "In my country I have many deserts."
    No.

    'In my country there are two deserts.'

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    Re: The plural of desert

    It's grammatically correct, but it would be more natural to say My country has several or many deserts, or In my country there are several or many deserts, or There are several or many deserts in my country.

    Ask Is this sentence correct?

    (EDIT) As Rover pointed out, "two" is not many.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: The plural of desert

    You could say that you have a lot of desert as the two are big, but you cannot say that two deserts are many deserts.

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