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    singular or plural

    Q : The rates that ______ the latest adjustment in your bracket are located on page 3 in the booklet

    Above blank is reflect or reflects?
    Please, somebody explain that...

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    Re: singular or plural

    I would have to say 'reflect', because the subject in the sentence, 'the rates', is plural.

    'are' in the sentence works in pair with the subject 'the rates', giving away the answer.

    If anyone has anything to add please do so, my answers are usually half-a$$ed. (seriously, I couldn't come up with... more decent equivalent. I half-censored the word should you care...)
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    Re: singular or plural

    I agree with you. Nothing more to add.

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