Grammar!

Bernard Murray bernard at elsie.nci.nih.gov
Mon Jan 23 00:07:18 EST 1995


In article <D2t2A5.627 at cix.compulink.co.uk>, colinc at cix.compulink.co.uk ("Colin Cracknell") writes:
> This may seem an odd place in which to ask a grammatical question, but 
> which of the following is (are?) correct?
> 
>         1) Diptera is a taxon.
>         2) Diptera are a taxon.
>         3) "Diptera" is a taxon.
> 
None of the above
Answer: "Diptheria is a toxin"

:-)



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