One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
treated as singular or plural Thoroughbred horses considered collectively.
- ‘I will hand in my license at the end of next season and after that I plan to be very much involved in the bloodstock world.’
- ‘There's also a very active bloodstock industry in the Newbridge area, where horseracing has always been enormously popular.’
- ‘‘During the past several years, I've kept almost all of my Thoroughbred bloodstock at Lane's End,’ he said.’
- ‘The 42-year-old, who now works as bloodstock agent, had faced five charges, including passing on privileged information for monetary reward.’
- ‘The breakthrough paves the way to preserving the best race horse bloodstock by creating clones suitable for breeding.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.