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    Untaught88 is offline Senior Member
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    Some types of moth

    Hi,

    "Some types of moth eat..."

    In the above example, 'moth' is used as a singular word. Should we always use a singular noun in these types of sentences?

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    Re: Some types of moth

    No.

    'Some types of yachts have auxiliary engines'.

    'We need help with some types of projects'.

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    Re: Some types of moth

    Do yo mean that "Some types of moth eat..." is incorrect?

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    Re: Some types of moth

    I'm a native speaker of English, and even I am uncertain of the rules for these kinds of structure(s).
    NOT A TEACHER. Translator and editor, and I hold a TESOL certificate. Native speaker of American English (West Coast)

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    Re: Some types of moth

    Quote Originally Posted by Untaught88 View Post
    Do you mean that "Some types of moth eat..." is incorrect?
    No. It's fine.

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    Re: Some types of moth

    Can you please explain?

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