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    wang.cupid is offline Junior Member
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    household or households?

    For both types of household with children, a higher than average proportion were living in poverty.

    Here, household should be households, am I right?

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    wang.cupid is offline Junior Member
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    Re: household or households?

    any idea?

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    Re: household or households?

    Yes, there are two types, so it should be plural.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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