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Ex. The Gift basket carries mangoes, bananas, pineapples, and a watermelon.

Or, it should be

Ex.The Gift basket carries mangoes, bananas, pineapples, and watermelons

Can I use both singular and plural nouns when adding things to a list?

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    If there's only one watermelon, your first sentence is correct. May 15, 2018 at 13:03
  • Yes, you can have singular and plural nouns in one sentence in a list. May 15, 2018 at 18:47

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Both your example sentences are correct. But it depends on the exact situation.If there exists a case where there are more than one melon, then you should use 'watermelons' else just go with 'a watermelon'

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