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Beauty. Used in the book, The Bees, by Laline Paul, she describes a group of dragonflies as "a beauty of dragonflies."


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I'd suggest, a cloud of dragonflies cloud : a large number of things (such as insects) that move together through the air in a group M-W


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The question isn't actually about "the" before adjectives: it is about plural articles. Both examples are grammatically correct, though the first one is more likely to be what you mean. The first example uses the definite article "the" to indicate a specific set of fellow writers (possibly ones that were introduced before). The second uses the indefinite ...


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The only example I could find was "MA", here http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/11776420_16 "We study polynomial time learning algorithms for Multiplicity Automata (MA)..."


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The noun phrase following an interjection such as 'hello' restricts the intended audience, thus 'hello, boys and girls,' is appropriate when the speech is intended for the children, but adults are also present. 'Hello, ladies and gentlemen' means that you are not addressing the waiters, etc. Otherwise, 'hello everyone' is just as good.


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In the context you are referring to of innate physiological ability, your third option is the most clear: I have good eyesight. Let's look at the other two options. I have good vision. In this case, "vision" could have an abstract meaning. A person playing a sport is sometimes said to have good "vision", as in ability to "see" (understand) the ...



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