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What types of words are made plural by adding "es"
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Michael, who loves to write, asks...
I was wondering if you would please edit this sentence. We are making a website at and I believe our grammer is incorrect.. The line is "Within every sport there is a creative language among the players". Shouldn't it be amongst?
Anne answers...
It should be amongst only if your primary audience is British. On this side of the ocean, the word is 'among.' So, I assume that your original line is correct.
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