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    Alaina Guest

    Post Plan or Plans (Singular or Plural?)

    Neither Mary nor Jamdes plan or plans to attend the convention.

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    Re: Plan or Plans (Singular or Plural?)

    I'm sorry to disagree with you, Anglika, but I thought the rules were:

    Rule 1 Two singular subjects connected by or or nor require a singular verb.
    Example My aunt or my uncle is arriving by train today.

    Rule 2 Two singular subjects connected by either/or or neither/nor require a singular verb as in
    Examples Neither John nor Susan is available.
    Either Kiana or Casey helps today with stage decorations.

    Rule 3 When one of your two subjects is I, put it second and follow it with the singular verb am.
    Example Neither she nor I am going to the festival.

    Rule 4 When a singular subject is connected by or or nor to a plural subject, put the plural subject last and use a plural verb.
    Example The book or the magazines are on the shelf.

    Rule 5 When a singular and plural subject are connected by either/or or neither/nor, put the plural subject last and use a plural verb.
    Example Neither Jenny nor the others are available.


    Subject and Verb Agreement | Grammar Rules

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