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    it is or they are

    [A and B are at home and discussing to order pizza from a pizza shop.]

    A: Why don't we order the pizza sets on Sunday.
    B: It's more expensive. We need to pay additional charges.

    A: Why don't we order the pizza sets on Sunday.
    B: They're more expensive. We need to pay additional charges.

    In the above dialogue, should we say 'It's' or 'They're'?

    Thanks.

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    Re: it is or they are

    You could use either.

    They're more expensive = The pizza sets are more expensive on a Sunday.
    It's more expensive = It is more expensive to order pizza sets on a Sunday.

    Out of curiosity, what is a pizza set?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: it is or they are

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    You could use either.

    They're more expensive = The pizza sets are more expensive on a Sunday.
    It's more expensive = It is more expensive to order pizza sets on a Sunday.

    Out of curiosity, what is a pizza set?
    Thanks ems.

    A pizza set includes soup and soft drink.
    Last edited by queeniech; 30-May-2013 at 08:09. Reason: typo

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    Re: it is or they are

    In the UK, that's usually a "meal deal" although I've never seen pizza that comes with soup! Usually it comes with a side of garlic bread or potato wedges or similar.
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    Re: it is or they are

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    In the UK, that's usually a "meal deal" although I've never seen pizza that comes with soup! Usually it comes with a side of garlic bread or potato wedges or similar.
    Hi, ems.

    In Hong Kong, we can find pizza sets that come with soup.

    Super Supreme Mini Pizza
    (Pan® / Thin‘N’ Crispy® Pizza Base)

    With Soup of the day or Salad
    $61

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    Re: it is or they are

    This is known as a "combo" in the US. (I mean when you pay one price for the main item, side and drink.)

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