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English Grammar: Why is bra singular but panties plural? - Quora

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Bra is a shortened version of the word "brassiere," which has its origin as a Norman word for a ... Panties is not the plural of 'panty' but the diminutive of pants

Why is bra singular and panties plural? | Yahoo Answers

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Dec 31, 2009 ... Best Answer: You got enough of the serious answers...here's a witty answer...We all know that opposites attract so bra is singular because it ...

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"Bra" is short for "Brassiere," a French word that originally meant "a child's jacket with sleeves." It derives from an Old French word for "arms." Eventually, the ...

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Michelle Dulak Thomson: A 12-year-old girl in bra and panties has “covered” the body .... Allan Sherman sang about the singular vs plural issue in his song "One ...

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18. If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular? 19. If you are cross-eyed and have dyslexia, can you read all right? 20. Why is bra singular and panties plural? 21.

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Why is bra singular but panties plural? Shared by JustMe. 7 like 0 dislike. What is the difference between a bra-less woman and a sewing machine? The sewing ...

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Feb 2, 2016 ... Why is "bra" singular but "panties" plural? If you're bald, what color do they put on your drivers license? Do eyebrows count? Why do they call ...

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Jul 15, 2015 ... Are collective nouns plural or singular? In British English collective nouns ... Why is 'bra' singular and 'panties' plural? Why do we say "a pair of ...

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Nov 17, 2009 ... B'coz he asked: Why is BRA Singular, when it covers 2 items n PANTIES Plural when it Covers one item? * Define contraceptive pill?

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Why is 'bra' a singular and 'panties' a plural? - Quora

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Mar 26, 2016 ... "Bra" is short for "brassiere," which is a French word, that originally, as a garment, meant a bodice. It may come directly from the word for "arm" ...

The Grammarphobia Blog: A singular undergarment

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Dec 3, 2008 ... People say panties are plural because you're putting two legs into them. Forgive me, but aren't you putting two breasts into a bra? My wife ...

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7) Why is "bra" singular and "panties" plural? ... #7 is ladies underwear and both are one piece but one is plural (or like two) and the other is singular (or one).