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    was vs were ?

    My attempts to apologize were very clumsy.

    My attempts to apologize was very clumsy.

    which one is wrong?

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    Re: was vs were ?

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    Do you consider it plural or singular?

    Not a teacher.

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    Re: was vs were ?

    My attempt was
    My attempts were

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