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    Machine-machinery?

    Wat's the difference between "machine" and "machinery"?
    A car is more than just a piece of ______
    a)Machines
    b)machine
    c)mechanical
    d)machinery


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    Re: Machine-machinery?

    Quote Originally Posted by Belly T View Post
    Wat's the difference between "machine" and "machinery"?
    Machine is singular noun
    Machines is its plural form.

    Machinery : (noun) -- 1. machines collectively, or the components of a machine. 2. the organization or structure of something.
    Last edited by user_gary; 03-Feb-2007 at 06:40.

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    Re: Machine-machinery?

    So, what should we choose here?
    According to what you have told, it is anything but ABC so it's D, right?

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    Re: Machine-machinery?

    D- it can't be C because a noun is needed. It can't be A because you'd need and article and 'piece of a machine' and 'machines' don't work because a car is a complete machine, not part.

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    Re: Machine-machinery?

    So Machine consists of machinery, right?


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    Re: Machine-machinery?

    Quote Originally Posted by Belly T View Post
    So Machine consists of machinery, right?
    I think you are right.

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