The Bride of the First House (bride) wrote,
The Bride of the First House
bride

Of Mouses and Men

weather: rain
outside: 6.5°C
mood: amused
This has been on my mind for a while.


If you're talking about the rodent, the plural is "mice". However, if you're talking about a computer input device, the plural is "mouses".

Poll #1312055 Mice vs. Mouses

What is your reaction to this statement?

Huh. I didn't know that!
6(17.1%)
I knew that, but I don't say it because no one else does.
1(2.9%)
I know and say that.
4(11.4%)
I correct everyone who gets it wrong. [Whatever "wrong" means to you.]
0(0.0%)
They always look at me like I'm from another planet.
1(2.9%)
I don't really care, I'm just here for the tickybubbles and tickyboxes.
3(8.6%)
I know the whole story behind this "mice vs. mouses" thing and will tell you in the comments because I know you'd be interested. =)
0(0.0%)
Other. I'll comment.
4(11.4%)

Ticky:

dude
12(36.4%)
guy
10(30.3%)
bloke
9(27.3%)
fellow
0(0.0%)
chap
1(3.0%)
mang
1(3.0%)
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