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The word "people" #1 (permalink) Thu Jun 08, 2006 16:33 pm   The word "people"
 

English Error, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #17 "My Thoughts", question 6

Whenever I open my mouth to speak English I always feel that peoples are laughing and that makes me nervous.

(a) Whenever
(b) peoples
(c) makes

English Error, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #17 "My Thoughts", answer 6

Whenever I open my mouth to speak English I always feel that people are laughing and that makes me nervous.

Correct entry: people
The error was: (b) peoples
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The word "people" #2 (permalink) Fri Jun 09, 2006 7:33 am   The word "people"
 

Here people is better.By the word "people" men and women are implied in general. "Peoples" can be used if different nations are implied but there is no any additional information indicating to it
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