Mates vs Maths - What's the difference?
As a verb mates
As a noun maths is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Friendly; having a friendship (with).
- He is mates with my brother.
* Only used as a predicate.
* chummy (British''), chums (''British''), friendly, friends, pally (''British''), pals (''British )
* math (North America)
) (always singular
(informal, UK, except Canada)
* 1980' August 21, ''Girls can do '''maths as well as boys'', '' ,
* 2004 , Miraca U.M. Gross, Exceptionally Gifted Children ,
- The conventional “commonsense” view now is that girls are conditioned both by family and teachers to believe that maths is a subject at which males excel, and that they believe they cannot be expected to comprehend its subtleties — so they don?t.
* 2011 , Clifford Matthews, IMechE Engineers? Databook , Fourth edition, John Wiley & Sons,
- At age 10, Ian was based with the Grade 6 students but was allowed to take maths with Grade 10 – a four-year grade advancement.
- Most people who are forced to use maths have little idea what it is really about.