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Why are plural nouns used in following situations? For example, 1) Hat sections are popularly used energy absorption structures in automotives, ships, aircraft and aerospace vehicles. 2) … smoke that severely pollutes the air quality in cities . 3) With the development of industry, wear-resistant components gradually have gradually become the key parts of machines. Here, automotives, ships, aircraft and aerospace vehicles cities machines. Can I use them in singule form? thank you very much
Mar 10, 2011 8:54 AM
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If you use the singular form you mean only one, an example singled out. The plural form here is to indicate a general sense.
March 10, 2011
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