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    Uber Eats

    Uber Eats

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    I don't understand the use of "Eats" here. Is it a third-person singular verb, or a plural noun?

    I assume that it is a plural noun, which means "the action 'eat' happens many times because you can order many kinds of food to eat". What do you think?

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    Last edited by kadioguy; 24-Feb-2020 at 13:01. Reason: Changed "third person" to "third-person"
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    Re: Uber Eats

    It's a plural noun meaning 'food', informally.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 24-Feb-2020 at 08:51.

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    Re: Uber Eats

    You might hear someone say "Shall we get some eats?", meaning "Shall we get some food?".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Uber Eats

    The plural also helps to emphasise the variety of choices and restaurants available through the service.
    Last edited by GoesStation; 24-Feb-2020 at 15:47. Reason: Fix typo.

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