flys vs flies : Common Errors in English

About flys vs flies

Flies fly and a fly flies. So where is the confusion? No, flys is not listed in any dictionary and therefore not a word.

flies Meaning(s)

  • (n) (theater) the space over the stage (out of view of the audience) used to store scenery (drop curtains)

flys in News

  • Photo: Seeking uplift

    Brett Neyhart of the Juneau Eagles Paragliders Club searches for thermal uplifts as he flys over Juneau against a backdrop of Auke Bay and the Chilkat Mountain on Friday.
    on June 23, 2013 Source: Juneau Empire

flies in News

  1. Rask, Bruins look to bounce back in Game 2

    The puck flies into the net as Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw (65) scores the game winning goal against Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask (40) during the third overtime period of Game 1 in their NHL Stanley Cup Final hockey series, Wednesday, June 12, 2013, in Chicago. The Blackhawks won 4-3.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

  2. Crawford shines in Chicago's 4-3 triple OT win

    The puck flies into the net as Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford (50) gives up a goal by Boston Bruins left wing Milan Lucic during the first period of Game 1 in their NHL Stanley Cup Final hockey series, Wednesday, June 12, 2013, in Chicago.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: Journal Gazette & Times-Courier

  3. Flies invade homes after problem at wastewater treatment plant

    A swarm of flies that bred in Bryan's wastewater treatment facility has led the city to shut down a part of the system, prompting complaints as the insects quickly spread into the nearby neighborhood.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: The Bryan-College Station Eagle

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