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  1. Chewie
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    matching socks

    Hi,

    I'd like some help with the sentence:

    "How important is/are matching socks"

    I don't know whether it should be 'is' or 'are'.

    //Chewie

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    Re: matching socks

    Quote Originally Posted by Chewie View Post
    Hi,

    I'd like some help with the sentence:

    "How important is/are matching socks"

    I don't know whether it should be 'is' or 'are'.

    //Chewie
    "Socks" are plural so "are" is correct.

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