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    #1

    question i do not get #3

    The two dilapidated buildings will be torn down as soon as the contract you requested _____ signed.

    a. are
    b. has been
    c. will be
    d. have

    the correct answer is b however i have chosen A as my answer.
    i was confused to choose A or B when i solved this question.
    Please tell me why a is wrong and b is right

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    #2

    Re: question i do not get #3

    Is "contract" singular or plural?

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    #3

    Re: question i do not get #3

    Quote Originally Posted by MelodyBK View Post

    The correct answer is b. However, I have chosen A as my answer.
    I was confused about whether to choose A or B when was trying to answer solved this question.
    Please tell me why A is wrong and B is right.
    MelodyBK, it is already become tedious to keep having to correct your capitalisation and punctuation. You MUST start every sentence with a capital letter and you MUST capitalise the word "I" every time you write it. This is not optional.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: question i do not get #3

    The word "contract" is singular since it does not have a "s" attached to it. Also is it important to solve this question?

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    Re: question i do not get #3

    Quote Originally Posted by MelodyBK View Post
    The word "contract" is singular since it does not have a "s" attached to it. Also is it important to solve this question?
    Yes.

    Is the verb "are" used with singular or plural nouns?
    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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