On the cover of OK magazine: 'The pair's adding to their family'. Nice work OK!
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27-06-2012 16:23 #441
27-06-2012 16:48 #442Senior Member
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Is there more than one pair?
Because if there is just one pair isn't that an acceptable use of an apostrophe?
A pair is singular so it is ok to use 'is' and not 'are'. If there were two pairs them it would be 'are' ...
Last edited by NancyBlackett; 27-06-2012 at 16:57.
27-06-2012 16:52 #443
Love that song, and what a lovely voice he has!
27-06-2012 16:53 #444
27-06-2012 16:55 #445
27-06-2012 16:59 #446
I know it has been said on here before but
It's 'he is' not 'his'!!!! Grrrr
And I saw someone write 'come on' as 'common' wtf?
28-06-2012 14:46 #447
28-06-2012 15:06 #448
28-06-2012 17:35 #449
But if 'pair' is a term for more than one, it should be 'are' not 'is'. As far as I was taught, anyway. No?
28-06-2012 18:14 #450
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