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  1. stevanus
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    some of the(noun)

    Some of the (noun)...construction is followed by singular or plural verb?


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    Re: some of the(noun)

    Quote Originally Posted by stevanus View Post
    Some of the (noun)...construction is followed by singular or plural verb?
    It depends. If the noun is countable --> plural; non-count --> singular

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    Re: some of the(noun)

    Quote Originally Posted by svartnik View Post
    It depends. If the noun is countable --> plural; non-count --> singular
    Why not give an example?:
    Some of the bread is moldy.
    Some of the apples are rotten.

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