Date: Fri, 3 Mar 1995 13:02:07 -0500 From: "Bethany Dumas, UTK" Subject: Re: the Ozarks and other plurals My impression about English usage (based upon living in London for a year in 1970-71) is that corporate entities always take the plural verb form. So I heard "Harrods ARE having a sale" and "Selfridges ARE open from ..." (all apostrophes delibertely omitted). Etc. Bethany Dumas = dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]