Last visit was: 11 Aug 2024, 23:28 It is currently 11 Aug 2024, 23:28
Toolkit
GMAT Club Daily Prep
Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History
Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

# If fruit is a collective noun, and therefore singular, how

Intern
Joined: 24 Sep 2010
Posts: 20
Own Kudos [?]: 1 [0]
Given Kudos: 0
VP
Joined: 05 Mar 2008
Posts: 1225
Own Kudos [?]: 525 [0]
Given Kudos: 31
Manhattan Prep Instructor
Joined: 22 Sep 2010
Posts: 167
Own Kudos [?]: 863 [0]
Given Kudos: 7
Schools:MBA, Thunderbird School of Global Management / BA, Wesleyan University
Manager
Joined: 16 Jun 2010
Posts: 101
Own Kudos [?]: 557 [0]
Given Kudos: 5
Re: If fruit is a collective noun, and therefore singular, how [#permalink]
Just for curiosity, which one of the below senetences is correct:
Are tomatoes fruit or vegetable ?
Or
Is tomato a fruit or a vegetable ?
VP
Joined: 05 Mar 2008
Posts: 1225
Own Kudos [?]: 525 [0]
Given Kudos: 31
Re: If fruit is a collective noun, and therefore singular, how [#permalink]
devashish wrote:
Just for curiosity, which one of the below senetences is correct:
Are tomatoes fruit or vegetable ?
Or
Is tomato a fruit or a vegetable ?

Neither

Are tomatoes fruits or vegetables

Is a tomato a fruit or a vegatable

Archived Topic
Hi there,
This topic has been closed and archived due to inactivity or violation of community quality standards. No more replies are possible here.
Where to now? Join ongoing discussions on thousands of quality questions in our Sentence Correction (EA only) Forum
Still interested in this question? Check out the "Best Topics" block above for a better discussion on this exact question, as well as several more related questions.
Thank you for understanding, and happy exploring!
Re: If fruit is a collective noun, and therefore singular, how [#permalink]
Moderators:
GMAT Club Verbal Expert
7017 posts
GMAT Club Verbal Expert
236 posts
Current Student
278 posts