Is the word majority singular or plural?

Answer According to the grammar log for Connecticut Community Colleges, the word “majority” can be both singular and plural. Though the word typically serves as a singular noun, it becomes plural when... Read More »

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Is the word"staff"singular or plural?

The word staff in the Merriam-Webster's dictionary is both plural and singular. Also appropriate for the plural of staff is either staffs or staves. Staff means either a long pole or an employee or... Read More »

Is the word data singular or plural?

Data is the plural of datum, although in modern times many American usage communities employ data as the singular form. The use of datum is rare in American English and some people even use datums ... Read More »

What is a duckbill platypus?

The duckbill platypus is an odd-looking mammal that lives in Australian woodlands near ponds, lakes and rivers. The duckbill platypus is a monotreme, meaning that it lays eggs to reproduce.SizeThe ... Read More »

What is the name of a baby platypus?

A commonly misused term for a baby platypus is "puggle," which was actually a term coined for echidnas. There is no scientific or official name for a baby platypus; however, an appropriate coined t... Read More »