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    #1

    Another reason is/are the trains available during peak hours

    Should it be

    "Another reason IS the trains available during peak hours"

    OR

    "Another reason ARE the trains available during peak hours"

    I think the first sentence is correct but I'm just checking.

    Thanks.

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    Re: Another reason is/are the trains available during peak hours

    I am not a teacher

    "Is" is correct.

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    #3

    Re: Another reason is/are the trains available during peak hours

    - train's (= train is)
    - full stop after "hours."

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    #4

    Re: Another reason is/are the trains available during peak hours

    Quote Originally Posted by teechar View Post
    - train's (= train is)
    "Another reason is (that) the train is available during peak hours". That's possible, but I think trhat "Another reason is the trains (that are) available during peak hours" is more likely. We'd need more context to be sure.

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    Re: Another reason is/are the trains available during peak hours

    Good point. Thanks, Piscean.

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