Hi,

In message "Re: String starts? and ends? methods"
    on Wed, 27 Sep 2006 23:05:44 +0900, Jonas Hartmann <Mail / Jonas-Hartmann.com> writes:

|but what about puralization?

As a convention, Ruby method names use plain verb with singular form,
with several exceptions, e.g. is_a? etc.  So we use start_with? not
starts_with?

							matz.