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    #1

    There seems to be or There seem to be

    This is a part of a quiz that I took.

    Which word in parentheses is grammatically wrong?

    "There(seems)to be (the) employees who are dissatisfied (with) their transfers this time at the automobile (manufacturing) company."

    The answer is "the" but I think "seems" is wrong, and it should be "seem" because it is followed by "employees."
    What do you think?

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    #2

    Re: There seems to be or There seem to be

    Both, seem and seems, are correct. You can use either one.

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    Re: There seems to be or There seem to be

    "There(seems)to be (the) employees who are dissatisfied (with) their transfers this time at the automobile (manufacturing) company."

    I seem, he seems, they seem, the employees seem, not the employees seems.

    There seems to be a mistake here. There seem to be some mistakes here.

    "There(seem)to be (some) employees at the automobile (manufacturing) company who are dissatisfied (with) their transfers this time. "

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