Student or Learner
which of the following sentences is correct
A couple of cars were destroyed or
A couple of cars was destroyed
A couple of people or things are two people or things, so you must use the form of the verb which agrees with the subject in number, or the appropriate form of the verb.
A couple of cars were destroyed.
(I am not a teacher.)
Last edited by EnglishLearner1990; 31-Jul-2013 at 11:20.