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    Default Parents

    I just want to be sure about the answer to this question. Is it my parents was/is or were/are? Is the subject parents? Am I the subject “my”?

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    Parents is the subject and it takes a plural verb.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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