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Indian English: “reach”


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Re: Teams — is or are?  •  April 12, 2009, 3:34pm  •  0 vote

However, while a singular verb for a collective noun is used in American English, in British English the plural would be used. So, technically, it's "Manchester United ARE in the finals", but "the Or

Re: Tsunami  •  January 31, 2005, 12:48pm  •  0 vote

Either they don't know any better or the word just doesn't fit neatly into the "pronunciation scheme" of the languages. By which I mean the set of phonemes used in the language. Last night I watched

Re: I don’t think...  •  December 14, 2004, 5:55pm  •  0 vote

Wow, hot topic! Brings back memories of my USENET days. We'll see how long it takes Hitler to make it into this thread. Anyway, my only comment on all this is for ladylucy - actually I'm surpris

Re: See you laters???  •  December 14, 2004, 5:46pm  •  0 vote

Interesting. I've never heard "laters", although I guess I did see "Bend It Like Beckham" so I must have just forgotten. In any event, here in the good old US of A, we have a much more logical phras

Re: Something X Anything  •  December 14, 2004, 5:33pm  •  0 vote

While I don't exactly disagree with either of the preceeding posters, I think the more general idea your original editor was trying to get across was that the sentence is not completely clear. I beli