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I am curious: is it proper usage of grammar to use these words together : Fairly quickly ex: We responded to the fire call fairly quickly.
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William who loves to write asks...
What is the correct plural of a formal name ending in an S, such as Sainopolos?
Anne answers...
Proper nouns ending in "S" form the plural by adding "ES" So more than one member of the Sainopolos family gathered together for a holiday meal would be the Sainopoloses.
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