Words: Des Amuse-bouches

…for most of us. A critical issue, really, only for those few…

[…

… users … so pleased with themselves for knowing this “rule” that they can’t wait to catch someone else out.

…]

For the rest of us English-speakers, the simpler the better: It’s “attorney generals” for *we*. 😉 (The author doesn’t mention this, but I think the hyphen—or not—helps define the plural-s rule.)

P.S., “Amuse bouche” is my favorite term from the movie, “Red Dragon”:

http://youtu.be/gHUgvhExOfo

::::::::::::::::

Two Whoppers Junior, please. With hashes brown on the side | Media | The Guardian

http://www.theguardian.com/media/mind-your-language/2015/jul/17/two-whoppers-junior-please-with-hashes-brown-on-the-side

== PT

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s