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    is vs are

    are your child's immunizations up-to-date?

    Is your child's immunizations up-to-date?

    Is your child taking any medications


    are her vaccination up-to-date

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    #2

    Re: is vs are

    Welcome to Using English
    Quote Originally Posted by karthikeya007 View Post
    Are your child's immunizations up-to-date?

    Is your child's immunizations up-to-date?

    Is your child taking any medications?


    Are her vaccinations up-to-date?
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    #3

    Re: is vs are

    Quote Originally Posted by karthikeya007 View Post
    are your child's immunizations up-to-date?

    Is your child's immunizations up-to-date?

    Is your child taking any medications


    are her vaccination up-to-date
    As you can see from Barb's post, the issue is about subject-verb agreement. In the second, the subject does not agree with the verb.

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    #4

    Re: is vs are

    If you have trouble working out which to use in the question, consider what the answer would be.

    Yes. Her immunisations is up-to-date.
    Yes. Her immunisations are up-to-date.

    Which of those two do you think is correct?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: is vs are

    second one is correct.
    now i understood.
    ThanQ

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    #6

    Re: is vs are

    Quote Originally Posted by karthikeya007 View Post
    The second one is correct.
    Now I understand.
    ThanQ Thank you.
    Note my corrections to your post. Remember to start every sentence with a capital letter, to capitalise the word "I" at all times and to use full standard English words. "ThanQ" does not exist in English - it is textspeak/chatlish.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #7

    Re: is vs are

    Thank you

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