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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 child's undershirt. Hence singular. Panties are small pants.

Why is "bra" singular and "panties" plural? - Answerbag

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Thus, by replacing one word with the other, we go from "a brassiere" (singular) to "a bra" (also singular). "Panties" derives from the word "pants," which was ...

Why is 'bra' singular and 'panties' plural? – Learn English with Demi

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Jun 10, 2015 ... People say panties are plural because you put two legs into a pair of panties. I beg you pardon, but don't you also put two breasts into a bra?

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 ...

Why is bra singular and panties plural - Answers.com

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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..

Wocka : Life's Unanswered Questions, Part 3

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7) Why is "bra" singular and "panties" plural? 8) Why do toasters always have a setting that burns the toast to a horrible crisp, which no decent human being ...

'Bra' Singular And 'Panties' Plural? - Pinterest

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See more about Singular and plural and Bras. ... Explore Stupid Questions, Panties, and more! ... Why Do Women Wear Granny Panties? – 'The Why' ...

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Bra and Panties. Why is 'bra' singular and 'panties' plural? ANSWERS from the internet: A1: "Any item of clothing that covers both legs separately is referred to in  ...

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Why is bra singular and panties plural? Why is a carrot more orange than an orange? Why is it called "after dark" when it really is "after light"? Why is it, when a ...

Bra jokes - eSmartass

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Why is bra singular but panties plural? Shared by JustMe. 8 like 0 dislike. What is the difference between a bra-less woman and a sewing machine? The sewing ...