post-mortem human subjects

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Nov 5 04:25:10 UTC 2010

On Thu, Nov 4, 2010 at 7:45 AM, Paul Frank <paulfrank at> wrote:

> How come people don't singularize the word "trivia"?

My WAG: it's very rare as the subject of a sentence.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"––a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
–Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society -

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