If you’re reading this, you probably know that the correct plural of LEGO is just ‘LEGO’ (or, if the company has its way, ‘LEGO bricks’ or ‘LEGO sets’).
Why is LEGO not plural?
On this page (#18), the writer says, rather authoritatively, that “LEGOs” (plural of LEGO) is wrong because “LEGO” is a company name (a proper noun). … Firstly, there is no grammatical rule that says a proper noun cannot be used to refer to a countable object. “Mac” is a proper noun.
Why do they call them Legos?
The name ‘LEGO’ is an abbreviation of the two Danish words “leg godt”, meaning “play well”. It’s our name and it’s our ideal. The LEGO Group was founded in 1932 by Ole Kirk Kristiansen. The company has passed from father to son and is now owned by Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen, a grandchild of the founder.
Is LEGO a countable noun?
The noun lego can be countable or uncountable. In more general, commonly used, contexts, the plural form will also be lego. However, in more specific contexts, the plural form can also be legos e.g. in reference to various types of legos or a collection of legos.
What is the difference between Legos and duplos?
LEGO and DUPLO blocks are both made by the same company, The LEGO Group. While the two function the same as how the pieces snap together, DUPLO are designed for younger children who may not yet be nimble enough to play with LEGO.
Is LEGOs wrong?
If you’re reading this, you probably know that the correct plural of LEGO is just ‘LEGO‘ (or, if the company has its way, ‘LEGO bricks’ or ‘LEGO sets’). This is Brick Fanatics, after all, so we feel safe assuming you have a solid knowledge of the LEGO Group, its products and the terminology involved.
What is the plural of Duplo?
duplo m (feminine singular dupla, masculine plural duplos, feminine plural duplas, not comparable)
What was Legos original name?
What is the most expensive LEGO set?
The 7 Most Expensive Lego Sets in the World
- Top 7 Most Expensive Lego Sets in the World. …
- Taj Mahal #10256 – $369.99. …
- Roller Coaster #10261 – $379.99. …
- Lamborghini Sián FKP 37 #42115 – $379.99. …
- Diagon Alley #75978 – $399.99. …
- Hogwarts Castle #71043 – $399.99. …
- Liebherr R 9800 Excavator #42100 – $449.99.
Can I use the word Lego?
Proper Use of the LEGO Trademark on a Web Site
If the LEGO trademark is used at all, it should always be used as an adjective, not as a noun. For example, say “MODELS BUILT OF LEGO BRICKS”. Never say “MODELS BUILT OF LEGOs”.