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Which one is correct:
- He has 2 staff reporting to him.
- He has 2 staffs reporting to him.
Please advise.
Thanks!
Souris
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Staff does not take the plural s, so staff is correct.
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sourisWhich one is correct:
- He has 2 staff reporting to him.
- He has 2 staffs reporting to him.
Please advise.
Thanks!
Souris
A "staff" is a group of people who assist another person in charge. Therefore, you probably want 'he has two staff members reporting to him'. "He has 2 staffs reporting to him" would be correct if there were two completely separate groups of people, but I doubt this is the case.
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- He has 2 staffs reporting to him.

Philip and Nona gave correct answers thirteen years ago.