Small grammar correction

Guy Dalziel krendoshazin at dementedfury.org
Tue Mar 9 03:47:56 PST 2010


On Tue, Mar 09, 2010 at 06:20:45AM -0500, stosss wrote:
> To illustrate: This package has... is correct. This package have... is
> not correct.

That's because 'package' is singular, not plural. You wouldn't say, "the
cats has a new ball", it would be, "the cats have a new ball". In the
case of your example the correct form is, "the packages have", and in
the case of the original correction 'libraries' is plural.



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