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Possible Duplicate:
“viewed 1 times”

1 Questions

can be listed in a user profile. So,

If i = 1 Then
  "Question"
Else
  "Questions"
End IF
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    Oh dear, the wrath you have brought upon yourself...
    – random
    Jan 25, 2010 at 10:00
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    Plurals you say? meta.stackexchange.com/questions/20683/please-hurting
    – random
    Jan 25, 2010 at 10:01
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    +1 for looking death in the eye
    – balpha Staff
    Jan 25, 2010 at 10:03
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    Definitely leaving this for Jeff to see.
    – Troggy
    Jan 25, 2010 at 10:08
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    Considering there are no plans to localize the site, I don't see why this (and other examples) weren't coded in originally.
    – Jon Seigel
    Jan 25, 2010 at 13:36
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    We should have a single questions where all the problem plurals are listed - a master list to be used in the event that Jeff sees the error of his ways on a programming website, given that programmers are pedantically picky peoples.
    – Pollyanna
    Jan 25, 2010 at 17:14
  • Thanks for asking this. I gained 20 rep for an answer on the duplicate. Jan 28, 2010 at 6:57
  • This is not a duplicate: "viewed 1 times" has been fixed but "1 questions" has not.
    – Hugo
    Dec 7, 2012 at 9:37
  • @Hugo It has been fixed: i.stack.imgur.com/oCQ0B.png.
    – Adam Lear StaffMod
    Dec 25, 2012 at 22:01
  • @AnnaLear: Good stuff, fixed on site-specific profile pages, but still unfixed on the accounts page. For example, this has "1 questions" and "1 answers".
    – Hugo
    Dec 25, 2012 at 22:07
  • @Hugo That's a completely different page than reported here. :) Come to think of it, it's possible that Accounts page didn't even exist when this bug report was posted. If you feel strongly about it, toss up a new post. Be prepared for the MSO meme.
    – Adam Lear StaffMod
    Dec 25, 2012 at 22:12

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Orthograph be warned / A story's told by elders / Which does not end well.

unknown (yahoo) -- last seen: yes -- He complained one times too often

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    Should be "one time". You've added an extra s. Which is ironic, as the question is about plurals.
    – Kobi
    Jan 25, 2010 at 13:35
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    @Kobi: I am impressed by your attentiveness.
    – balpha Staff
    Jan 25, 2010 at 13:42
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    @balpha just interested, I've seen some other 3D creations of yours.. What do you use to make them? Thanks! Apr 4, 2012 at 11:34
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    @Manishearth blender.org
    – balpha Staff
    Apr 4, 2012 at 17:23
  • @balpha Oh right, I've heard of this from a friend before! Thanks! Apr 4, 2012 at 17:28
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