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Mark_Wallace wrote:
You've just made me notice that I don't know the plural of haiku

Dammit, you made me check it.

Seems there is no agreement on this, according to Merriam-Webster it is Haiku.
Oxford claims haiku and haikus are both fine.
Cambridge says haiku.
According to MacMillan it's haiku.
But Heinemann also means that both are fine.
Wrong is evil and must be defeated. - Jeff Ello

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GeneralSpeaking of pubs... Pin
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