Asked in History of France, French Revolution
Was scissors used as an intrument during the french revolution?
Scissors ? I suppose scissors was used during the French Revolution. But if you think about the device used to behead people : it is called the Guillotine. ...
Asked in Plural Nouns, Nouns
Why is scissors a plural?
Scissors is both the plural and singular form. The noun scissors belongs to a group of nouns that are words for things that require two parts to make the whole. The noun scissors is a shortened for for a 'pair of scissors'. The plural form is 'pairs of scissors. ...