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    Neither of them are particularly obvious

    In the sentence 'Neither of them are particularly obvious' could 'they' possibly refer to 'two people' or just mean two things?

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    Re: Neither of them are particularly obvious

    It could refer to two people.

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    Re: Neither of them are particularly obvious

    Quote Originally Posted by joham View Post
    In the sentence 'Neither of them are particularly obvious'
    I am not a teacher.

    Note that informally, "Neither of them are..." is acceptable but that in a more formal register "neither of..." should be followed by a singular verb.

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