Help - "lineup" or "line-up"

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  • Ecanem 15 Mar 2012 09:12:30 5,035 posts
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    Help me out English native speakers!

    When talking about a lineup for a football match do you say "lineup" or "line-up" - or "line up"?

    Any help is appreciated! =)
  • lucky_jim 15 Mar 2012 09:26:20 5,350 posts
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    If it's a noun, as in this case, you can use lineup.
  • pinebear 15 Mar 2012 09:59:03 8,565 posts
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    Lineup, line-up
    As if you had a choice
    Even if you cannot hear my voice
    I'll be right beside you dear

  • MetalDog 15 Mar 2012 10:08:24 23,920 posts
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    I'd go all one word for that one.
    Either lineup, or line-up is acceptable in most cases. The latter is more 'correct', but correct doesn't always flow nicely.

    -- boobs do nothing for me, I want moustaches and chest hair.

  • Ecanem 15 Mar 2012 10:57:20 5,035 posts
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    Cheers!! =)
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