These shoes are dryer than those

Shoes Dryer (photo by Tim Young)

X Shoes Dryer

Tim says:

Of course, this machine is used to dry two shoes at a time, not only one shoe. However, when a noun is used to modify another noun, as it is here, the first noun is used in its singular form. The same is true of a “shoe store” (not “shoes store”).

O Shoe Dryer


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