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  1. Unregistered
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    #1

    pls correct

    Pls correct these answers .

    Q.1 Who are firemen ?
    A. Firemen are specially trained people to put the fire.
    or
    A. Firemen are specially trained people to put fire.

    Which is grammatically correct?

    Q.2 What is the volume of the tanks in the fire engine?
    A. The volume of the tank is 2000 litres.

    Thanks in advance.


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    #2

    Re: pls correct

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Pls correct these answers .

    Q.1 Who are firemen ?
    A. Firemen are specially trained people to put the fire.
    or
    A. Firemen are specially trained people to put fire.

    Which is grammatically correct? Neither - "to put fire" = where / what are they doing with the fire?

    Q.2 What is the volume of the tanks in the fire engine?
    A. The volume of the tank is 2000 litres. ok

    Thanks in advance.
    .

  2. Unregistered
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    #3

    pls correct

    Pls correct this answer.

    Q.1 Who are firemen?
    Ans. Firemen are specially trained people to put out the fire.
    or
    Ans. Firemen are specially trained people to put out fire.

    Which is grammatically correct?

    Thanks in advance.


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    #4

    Re: pls correct

    the first one, "Firemen are specially trained people to put out the fire"


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    #5

    Re: pls correct

    #2 because it is a general statement. It will be even better if you have "...put out fires"

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