- For Teachers
Please let me know which one of the followings has the correct verb usage:
There is a total of...
There are a total of...
e.g. There is a tree in my backyard.
There are many trees in my backyard.
The correct answer is :There is a total of...
e.g. There is a total of 120 students at this meeting.
There is a total of 100 people...
There are 100 people....