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    Default another problem is/are

    Do you say: "Another problem IS or ARE working conditions" ?

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    Hi!

    First of all, your sentence is not complete.It should be better like:

    "Another problem IS(1) THE(2) working conditions here"

    1. When we talk about singular(in our case "PROBLEM"), we should use IS and when it specifies more than one, we should use ARE. One more thing, PROBLEMS cannot be used with ANOTHER.

    2. I think you missed THE

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    Thank you! But why can't we use "another" with "problem"???

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sunshine View Post
    "An(other) problem IS or ARE working conditions"
    Verstechen Sie es jetzt?

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    Ich denke, dass ich es verstehe . You mean I have the choice. I could say "A problem is" or "Another problem is". Both are OK?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sunshine View Post
    Ich denke, dass ich es verstehe . You mean I have the choice. I could say "A problem is" or "Another problem is". Both are OK?

    Ich freue mich, dass es Ihnen gut geht.
    Yes, both, but that is not what I meant. another = an + other = one + other. one --> singular.

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    Now I understand it. Vielen Dank für die Hilfe. svartnik!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sunshine View Post
    Now I understand it. Vielen Dank für die Hilfe. svartnik!
    Keine Ursache!

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