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    #1

    Careful handling prevent/prevents?

    Hi,

    "Careful handling prevent/prevents the boxes from getting dents and wrinkles."

    Prevent or prevents?

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    Re: Careful handling prevent/prevents?

    Careful handling, the subject of the sentence, is singular - so prevents.

    Rover

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    Re: Careful handling prevent/prevents?

    Thanks

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