Cirsium

Joined: September 12, 2013

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Re: Fora vs Forums  •  May 24, 2014, 8:54am  •  0 vote

I think that even if the speaker knows the correct plural form of a word borrowed from a foreign language (including Latin), then the speaker should not use the correct foreign plural form of the word

Re: Fora vs Forums  •  September 12, 2013, 5:45pm  •  0 vote

@Warswaw Will My dislike of the plural curricula is twofold - to me it sounds wrong (but that's a personal thing) but also when spoken it gets confused with the adjective curricular as they both sound

Re: Fora vs Forums  •  September 12, 2013, 12:08pm  •  0 vote

When I first came across this issue of Latin plurals within the English language I asked some linguists and they were very clear: an adopted foreign word takes the plurals of the language which has bo