Grammar Patterns

Plural nouns

The 'riches' group

These nouns refer to money or possessions. (Finances, profits, and revenues also occur in a singular form with no determiner.)
Their belongings have been recovered and flown back to Britain and the men's families have been informed.
The investment earnings are not taxed until the funds are actually distributed.
What does America's richest man do when he is not amassing more riches?
  • alms
  • assets
  • belongings
  • capital gains
  • damages
  • earnings
  • finances
  • funds
  • ill-gotten gains
  • means
  • monies
  • pickings
  • proceeds
  • profits
  • readies
  • receipts
  • revenues
  • riches
  • royalties
  • savings
  • securities
  • spoils
  • takings
  • things
  • winnings
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