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Luxury grammar question

Post by Sir William » Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:48 pm

Do you say: 'Nine plus five is thirteen'

Or: 'Nine plus five are thirteen'? :vconfused:
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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Runaway » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:46 pm

Nine plus five is twelve, you nincompoop. :roll:

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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Sir William » Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:47 pm

:hscratch:
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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Runaway » Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:11 pm

I didn’t gett*en where I am today without knowing that nine plus five is twelve. :bounce:

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Post by Sir William » Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:03 am

Nine plus five ARE twelve. :wag:
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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Runaway » Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:37 am

:sorry:

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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by anepictree » Tue Feb 13, 2018 9:47 am

Nine plus five will be twelve :magnify:

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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Sir William » Tue Feb 13, 2018 12:13 pm

But not in our lifetimes. :thumbd:
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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by anepictree » Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:01 pm

It is on my tax returns :wink:

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Post by Runaway » Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:09 pm

Tax return? :hscratch: :search:

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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Sir William » Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:11 pm

What does that mean? :hscratch:
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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Runaway » Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:52 pm

:search:

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Re: Luxury grammar question

Post by Sir William » Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:04 pm

Must be a French custom. :yes:

They have major portions of strange customs over there. :snigger:
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