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    Question What's wrong with this sentence?

    Hi,
    Could you please tell me what the wrong is with this sentence?

    " ...the number of cars are more than the available road capacity, so there would be no place for the vehicles' movements. Besides the large number of cars, there are other reasons that..."


    Thanks a lot.

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    Re: What's wrong with this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mehrgan View Post
    Hi,
    Could you please tell me what the wrong is with this sentence?

    " ...the number of cars are more than the available road capacity, so there would be no place for the vehicles' movements. Besides the large number of cars, there are other reasons that..."


    Thanks a lot.
    The number of cars is, not are.

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    Question Re: What's wrong with this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by lauralie2 View Post
    The number of cars is, not are.


    Thanks. And any ideas about the last two underlined sections?

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    Re: What's wrong with this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by lauralie2 View Post
    The number of cars is, not are.
    (Not a teacher)
    movement(singular, uncountable here)

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