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    grammar help

    please correct it, "what were wanted were teachers not the books"

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    Re: grammar help

    I would say 'What was needed were teachers not books'

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    Re: grammar help

    That's interesting. I would be more inclined to say:

    1. What was needed was teachers, not books.

    MrP

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    Re: grammar help

    I would say 'Teachers were what was needed'
    What do others think re original sentence?

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