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Is it correct to say two?

Is it correct to say two? When writing, you should say, « There are two of them » since the subject is plural. However, when speaking, many people might say « There’s two of them. » It’s not grammatically correct, but people don’t always follow grammar rules when talking.

What is the word there in grammar?

there – Use the word there to refer to a particular place or to indicate a general location. It can be a noun, pronoun, adverb or adjective. It never shows possession. (I thought I left my book in there.) their – The word their is always a possessive adjective.

Which is correct there is two or there are two?

Use there is when the noun is singular (“There is a cat”). Use there are when the noun is plural (“There are two cats”).

Is they’re a proper term?

They’re has an apostrophe, which means it’s the product of two words: they are. If you can substitute they are into your sentence and retain the meaning, then they’re is the correct homophone to use.

Is it two or two?

It would be grammatically correct to use « are » if the subjects were indeed « two » individually, but they are not. By saying « One and one are two, » that means that each « one » is two. The equivalent would be, « One is two, and one is two. » Saying « One and one is two » groups « one and one » to be the subject of the sentence.

What part of grammar is your?

Your is a pronoun – Word Type.

How do you use the word their?

Their is the possessive pronoun, as in « their car is red »; there is used as an adjective, « he is always there for me, » a noun, « get away from there, » and, chiefly, an adverb, « stop right there »; they’re is a contraction of « they are, » as in « they’re getting married. »

What is now in parts of speech?

Now as an adverb of time. We use now most commonly as an adverb of time. It means ‘at the present time’, ‘at this moment’ or ‘very soon’.

Can I say two persons?

The words people and persons can both be used as the plural of person, but they are not used in exactly the same way. People is by far the more common of the two words and is used in most ordinary contexts: « a group of people »; « there were only about ten people »; « several thousand people have been rehoused ».

Which one is a correct sentence?

Subject-Verb Agreement. In order for a sentence to be grammatically correct, the subject and verb must both be singular or plural. In other words, the subject and verb must agree with one another in their tense. If the subject is in plural form, the verb should also be in plur al form (and vice versa).

Is their plural or singular?

Singular they is the use in English of the pronoun they or its inflected or derivative forms, them, their, theirs, and themselves (or themself), as an epicene (gender-neutral) singular pronoun. It typically occurs with an unspecified antecedent, in sentences such as: « Somebody left their umbrella in the office.

What your is correct?

Your is a possessive adjective. It is always followed by a noun in a sentence. You’re is a contraction of two words, “you” and “are.” Contractions can be easily recognized by the apostrophe. … If not the correct word to use is your.

What does there their and they’re mean?

Their is the possessive pronoun, as in « their car is red »; there is used as an adjective, « he is always there for me, » a noun, « get away from there, » and, chiefly, an adverb, « stop right there »; they’re is a contraction of « they are, » as in « they’re getting married. »

What number is better one or two?

Both versions occur in print by native speakers, and so both versions (can) have their place. The clearest case for choosing the singular is when one is talking about the numbers themselves, such as saying: Two is greater than one.

Is two and two make four grammatically correct?

Ans :- The sentence ‘Two and two make four’ is a grammatically correct sentence as the plural verb ‘make’ agrees with the plural compound subject ‘two and two’.

Is it you two or you too?

The confusion between to, too, and two occurs because the three words are pronounced identically. If you’re able to replace the word with « also » or « excessively/too much, » use too. If the word is a number, use two.

What type of grammar is for?

1. Preposition. The word “for” is classified under prepositions when it is used to indicate the use of something, the location where an object or person is going to, and to show the duration of time.

Is it your pretty or you’re pretty?

The correct form is obviously « you’re ». You’re beautiful! However, « Your beautiful! » sounds the same as the contraction « you’re », and it’s so common on the net that sometimes I even think it actually looks better, LOL.

What are the 3 different yours?

Your, You’re

  • your – possessive, the thing belonging to you. See how it ends in “our”? Use that as a reminder. When it belongs to us, it’s our thing. When it belongs to you, it’s your thing.
  • you’re – a contraction of the words “you are”. The apostrophe is your signal that the word can be split into two words.

How do you write theirs?

The idea that theirs needs an apostrophe comes out of the fact that on virtually every other word, ‘s indicates possession, so English speakers sometimes think theirs should be spelled their’s. However, this is always incorrect – theirs is the only correct spelling.

What is the part of speech of difficult?

The word ‘difficult’ is an adjective because it can be used to describe nouns and pronouns.

Can a sentence start with now?

Now’ can be used at the beginning of a sentence (see the WR Dictionary and previous threads, here) .

What does 2 person mean?

The term « second person » refers to the speaker’s audience (i.e., »you »). The personal pronouns (« I, » « you, » « he, » « she, » « it, » « we, » « they ») are grouped into one of three categories: First person: « I » and « we » Second person: « you » Third person: « He/She/It » and « They »

What is the plural of person in English?

As a general rule, you’re absolutely right – person is used to refer to an individual, and the plural form is people. As you have said, we can also use peoples to talk about different groups within a nation or the world. For example: … We will be happy to accommodate up to four persons in each room.

What is the 2 person?

First person is the I/we perspective. Second person is the you perspective. Third person is the he/she/it/they perspective.



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