<< So we can talk of solos, rather than soli? Good. -- John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan >> This is exactly why I try to avoid them altogether, because it can get a little taxing whether to sound normal by using the English plurals, or maintain general linguistic correctness by using Italian plurals. Imperative "e' inutile chiamare non rispondera' nessuno telefono e' volato fuori giu' dal quarto piano" etc. -- Adriano Celentano "Soli"