Data are or data is? The singular v plural debate
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Data are or data is? The singular v plural debate

Berlin : Germany | Jul 08, 2012 at 1:43 AM PDT
Source: The Guardian
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I suspect there may be a correlation between pronouncing it as if it were still latin d ah ta and insisting hotly on its pluralisation. Newspaper journalists brought up on the Harold Evans book Newsman's English are taught that it's barbarous to use any plural noun adjectivally. FULL ARTICLE AT The Guardian
 
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