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    My favourite band/group is/are

    Hi everybody!
    I have a doubt :
    can you say "My favourite band are The Rolling Stones" or "My favourite group are the Rolling Stones" ? Or should it be singular ? My favourite band/group is....?
    Thanks a lot for your help-

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    Re: My favourite band/group is/are

    Quote Originally Posted by Pencilcase View Post
    Hi everybody!
    I have a doubt :
    can you say "My favourite band are The Rolling Stones" or "My favourite group are the Rolling Stones" ? Or should it be singular ? My favourite band/group is....?
    Thanks a lot for your help-
    I would say, My favourite group is the Rolling Stones but, the Rolling Stones are my favourite group, in BrE both are correct.

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