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Are the following sentences correct?
She opened the box.
She opened the boxes.
Number is a characteristic of nouns, pronouns, and verbs. If a noun or pronoun refers to one person, thing, or idea, it is singular in number. If it refers to more than one, it is plural in number. Most English nouns end in s or es in their plural form.
Singular: The girl opened the box.
Plural: The girls opened the boxes.
You (as a singular) can eat one banana or two bananas or more.
You (as a plural to address more than one person) can also eat one banana or two bananas or more.
He carries a book. correct
He carries books. correct
We love our child. correct
We love our children. correct
Last edited by sash2008; 12-Jun-2009 at 18:50.