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  1. dustp777
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    sigular or plural

    It may be said that a continuous efforts is the key to success.

    Is the sentence right grammartically?

    or simply typing error?

    How can I make a right sentence?

    It may be said that a contiunous effort is the key to success.

    or

    It may be said that continuous efforts are the key to success.

    or

    It may be said that continuous effort is the key to success.



    Thanks a lot

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    Re: sigular or plural

    It may be said that continuous effort is the key to success. This is correct.


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    Re: sigular or plural

    All your three suggested sentences are good and usable.

  3. matilda
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    Re: sigular or plural

    Hi
    The third sentence looks better

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    Re: sigular or plural

    It may be said that continuous effort is the key to success. This is correct.

    It may be said that continuous efforts are the keys to success. (keys should be plural as you are talking about efforts and not effort).

    The first sentence does not seem right. An article before continuous effort is not required.

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