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    Subject-verb agreement

    Does the use of "are" or "is" depending on the count or uncount noun of the (?) in the following examples:
    There aren't any (?) left. > (?) = students
    There isn't any (?) left. > (?) =food

    There are none (not any?) left. > (?)=stduents
    There is none (not any?) left. > (?)=food

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    Re: Subject-verb agreement

    Ellipsis
    Count: There aren't any (books) left.
    Non-count: There isn't any (milk) left.

    Does that help?

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    Re: Subject-verb agreement

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea View Post
    Ellipsis
    Count: There aren't any (books) left.
    Non-count: There isn't any (milk) left.

    Does that help?
    Sure. Thanks

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    Re: Subject-verb agreement

    You're welcome.

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