Complaint(s) Department

Today's Non Sequitur: This illustrates the protean nature of English compound-noun semantics. But it made me wonder whether the commoner form was "Complaint Department" (as in this strip) or "Complaints Department", since I think I've seen both. A bit of poking around turned up something that I didn't expect: The COCA corpus (425 million words … Continue reading Complaint(s) Department