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    A wide range of evidence shows that ... <- what is a subject in this sentence?

    A wide range of evidence shows that contact with nature enhances children's education, personal and social skills.


    What is a subject in this sentence between range and evidence?

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    Re: A wide range of evidence shows that ... <- what is a subject in this sentence?

    If you are forced to pick a single word as the subject, it has to be 'evidence'.

    The sentence would make sense without 'A wide range of' but not without 'of evidence'.

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    Re: A wide range of evidence shows that ... <- what is a subject in this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    If you are forced to pick a single word as the subject, it has to be 'evidence'.

    The sentence would make sense without 'A wide range of' but not without 'evidence'.
    I don't agree. I think that the grammatical subject of the verb is 'range'.

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