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    #1

    These are Mr. and Mrs. Brown.

    John: Kate,________ Mr. and Mrs. Brown.
    Kate: Nice to meet you.
    (A) this is (B) they're (C) that's (D) these are
    The answer to the above question is option D. Do native speakers agree?
    I need native speakers' help.

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    Re: These are Mr. and Mrs. Brown.

    B and C are wrong. I'd probably use A (as they were introduced as a couple). But I suppose sticklers for grammatical purity might insist on D..

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    Re: These are Mr. and Mrs. Brown.

    I am a stickler and I would also choose A.

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