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20th Apr '16 12:47:45 AM Diask
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A [[SubTrope Subs Tropes]] of [[YouNoTakeCandle You No Take Candles]]. Compares [[ConfusingMultipleNegatives Confusings Multiples Negativeses]]. Not to be confused with loanwordses that have several possible pluralses such that [[PerplexingPlurals one does not know which one is right]] (Latin-ish words, etc.).

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A [[SubTrope Subs Tropes]] of [[YouNoTakeCandle You {{You No Take Candles]].Candle}}s. Compares [[ConfusingMultipleNegatives Confusings Multiples Negativeses]]. Not to be confused with loanwordses that have several possible pluralses such that [[PerplexingPlurals one does not know which one is right]] (Latin-ish words, etc.).






* [[NoIndoorVoice "MONTY...PYTHON'S...FLYING...CIRCUSeses!"]]

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* ''Series/MontyPythonsFlyingCircus'', or rather [[NoIndoorVoice "MONTY...PYTHON'S...FLYING...CIRCUSeses!"]]



* Some fanworks have [[VideoGame/{{Touhou}} Marisa Kirisame's]] "-ze" VerbalTic as a sort of "-s" sound at the end, so "Reimu, ze" becomes "Reimus", and so on.

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* Some ''VideoGame/{{Touhou}}'' fanworks have [[VideoGame/{{Touhou}} Marisa Kirisame's]] Kirisame's "-ze" VerbalTic as a sort of "-s" sound at the end, so "Reimu, ze" becomes "Reimus", and so on.



* In ''BillyVsSnakeman'', Haus repeatedly refers to the things you scavenge from the Wasteland as "stuffs".

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* In ''BillyVsSnakeman'', ''VideoGame/BillyVsSnakeman'', Haus repeatedly refers to the things you scavenge from the Wasteland as "stuffs".




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* In ''Webcomic/{{xkcd}}'' [[http://xkcd.com/1429/ #1429]], a character uses "data" (plural form of ''datum'') as a singular except when referring to a ''Star Trek'' character.


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** The Polish language took several plurals like "chips" (thinly sliced potatoes), "Eskimoes", "bamboos" or "crackers" (the edible stuff) and adopted them as singulars. You can even hear people talking ''Transformerses'' or ''Star Warses'', even though the latter title is easy to translate (not to mention that the films do so, but the merch doesn't).
24th Feb '16 12:49:44 PM BrokenEye
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** Although technically "pegasi" is still wrong, since "pegasus" is derived from Greek rather than Latin and would therefore be properly pluralized as "pegasoi". And if you're ''really'' pedantic, "Pegasus" ''has no correct plural'', [[SadlyMythtaken as it is the proper name of an individual winged horse]].

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** Although technically "pegasi" is still wrong, since "pegasus" is derived from Greek rather than Latin and would therefore be properly pluralized as "pegasoi". And if you're ''really'' pedantic, "Pegasus" ''has no correct plural'', [[SadlyMythtaken as it is the proper name of an individual winged horse]].horse and not the species as a whole]].
24th Feb '16 12:49:03 PM BrokenEye
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** Although technically "pegasi" is still wrong, since "pegasus" is derived from Greek rather than Latin and would therefore be properly pluralized as "pegasoi", but nobody actually says that.

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** Although technically "pegasi" is still wrong, since "pegasus" is derived from Greek rather than Latin and would therefore be properly pluralized as "pegasoi", but nobody actually says that."pegasoi". And if you're ''really'' pedantic, "Pegasus" ''has no correct plural'', [[SadlyMythtaken as it is the proper name of an individual winged horse]].
24th Feb '16 12:38:33 PM BrokenEye
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** Although technically "pegasi" is still wrong, since "pegasus" is derived from Greek rather than Latin and would therefore be properly pluralized as "pegasodes", but nobody actually says that.

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** Although technically "pegasi" is still wrong, since "pegasus" is derived from Greek rather than Latin and would therefore be properly pluralized as "pegasodes", "pegasoi", but nobody actually says that.
24th Feb '16 12:29:52 PM BrokenEye
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** Although technically "pegasi" is still wrong, since "pegasus" is derived from Greek rather than Latin and would therefore be properly pluralized as "pegasodes", but nobody actually says that.
14th Feb '16 1:00:24 PM valos
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** Tell that to the [[AmbiguousSyntax Purple People Eater.]]

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** Tell that to the [[AmbiguousSyntax Purple People Eater.]]]][[note]]Though a line in the song clarifies that yes, an eater of purple people was the intended interpretation, making it consistent with the above.[[/note]]
14th Feb '16 12:55:01 PM valos
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** Tell that to the [[AmbiguousSyntax Purple People Eater.]]
23rd Jan '16 9:15:22 PM nombretomado
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* The Gronkses in ''StrontiumDog'' all do this.

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* The Gronkses in ''StrontiumDog'' ''ComicBook/StrontiumDog'' all do this.
28th Nov '15 11:37:46 AM nombretomado
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* In one of J.D.'s daydream sequences on ''{{Scrubs}}'', he was a Mexican migrant worker talking about "apples pie" and "apples juice."

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* In one of J.D.'s daydream sequences on ''{{Scrubs}}'', ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'', he was a Mexican migrant worker talking about "apples pie" and "apples juice."
10th Nov '15 6:33:07 PM nombretomado
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** Played with in the {{Rifftrax}} version of ''Return of the King'', wherein "the plural of 'hobbitses' is 'hobbitses'''es''' '"

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** Played with in the {{Rifftrax}} Podcast/RiffTrax version of ''Return of the King'', wherein "the plural of 'hobbitses' is 'hobbitses'''es''' '"
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