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Autor:  Teacher
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Data:  25/SET/2010 10:42 AM
Assunto:  Fruit or fruits
 
Mensagem:  Fruits" if specifically referring to different kinds of fruits.

"Fruit" if just referring to fruit in general.

I'm eager to try the tropical fruits of this island. (The island has a variety of tropical fruits)

I'm eager to try the tropical fruit of this island. (Suggests that the island may have only one kind of tropical fruit)

I like to buy fresh fruit. (Not thinking of any particular fruit, but just fruit in general)

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Fruit or fruits  –  Breno N.  25/SET/2010, 10:07 AM
 Fruit or fruits  –  Teacher  25/SET/2010, 10:42 AM
Fruit or fruits  –  PPAULO  25/SET/2010, 10:57 AM
Trigger happy  –  Dale-USA  25/SET/2010, 2:00 PM
Trigger happy  –  PPAULO  25/SET/2010, 7:37 PM

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