Words That Don't Mean What You Think They Mean: CRITERIA VS. CRITERION

    Jeevan Sivasubramaniam Posted by Jeevan Sivasubramaniam, Managing Director, Editorial, Berrett-Koehler Publishers Inc.




    Words That Don't Mean What You Think They Mean: CRITERIA VS. CRITERION

    A criterion is a principle or standard. If you have more than one criterion, those are referred to as criteria. Yep, criteria is just the plural of criterion.