Grammar Patterns

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The 'list' group

These nouns refer to lists.
Electoral reform is now on Labour's agenda.
High on the list of the most promising areas for research are electronics, sensors, computers and software.
Anne Tyler's 'A Spool of Blue Thread' was on the Booker prize shortlist in 2015.
The 33-year-old centre-forward was put on the transfer list last week.
  • on the danger list
  • on the transfer list
  • The following are used as normal count nouns:
  • agenda
  • list
  • menu
  • payroll
  • scoresheet
  • shortlist
  • waiting list
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