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Rule "Compound adjective: mom and pop"

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Description: Compound adjective: mom and pop
Message: '\1 \2 \3' seems to be a compound adjective before a noun. Use a hyphen: \1-\2-\3.
Category: Grammar (ID: GRAMMAR)
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • Most wineries in California are mom and pop operations…
    Correction suggestion: mom-and-pop
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Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-06-22 22:33:07 +0200)