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    12 days are/is not that short.

    Hi dear teachers!

    Would you please tell me which one is correct?

    You have enough time to finish the project. 12 days are not that short.
    You have enough time to finish the project. 12 days is not that short.

    Thanks.

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    Re: 12 days are/is not that short.

    Quote Originally Posted by Nathan Mckane View Post
    Hi dear teachers!

    Would you please tell me which one is correct?

    You have enough time to finish the project. 12 days are not that short.
    You have enough time to finish the project. 12 days is not that short.

    Thanks.
    Use "is". The sentence is about a period of 12 days, singular.

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    Re: 12 days are/is not that short.

    Mind you, I'd you something like '12 days is long enough'

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