Exercises - Confusing Words

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Exercises

Choose person, people, persons, peoples to complete the sentences.

  1. Ancient were hunter gatherers.inhabitants of a nation/members of an ethnic group, scientific context → peoples
  2. There are 10 in the bed.plural form of person → people
  3. Police will question of interest.in official language, persons is used to emphasise each individual person
  4. The sitting next to me smells.a man, woman or child → person
  5. In an ideal world, the of the world would live in harmony.inhabitants of a nation/members of an ethnic group, formal context → peoples