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Old 04-11-2006, 08:48 AM   #1
dogmandouglas
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Default Singular and plural

How about words that only exist in the plural form?

Examples:

Names of instruments: bellows, binoculars, forceps, gallows, glasses, pliers, scissors, shears, tongs.

Names of articles of dress: braces, briefs, flannels, jeans, knickers, pyjamas, shorts, tights, trousers.

Then you have words that are singular and also plural as in:

Sheep – you have lots of sheep and one sheep but not two sheeps.

Anymore examples?
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