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    are these sentences correct?

    is/are billiards and pool the same thing

    is billiards usuallyi plural?
    i like billiards
    billiard is fun
    i like pool


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    Re: pool

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    are these sentences correct?

    Is/are billiards and pool the same thing? No - billiards [plural noun treated as sing]. a game for two people, played on a billiard table with three balls. — ORIGIN French billard ‘billiard cue, billiards’, from Old French bille ‘tree trunk’; pool: a game played on a billiard table using 16 balls

    Is billiards usually plural? see above

    I like billiards
    Billiards is fun
    I like pool
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