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    Most of the...had - singular or plural noun?

    Hello everyone!

    I have a question:

    Let's have a look at these sentences:

    1) Most of the audience had a blue cap on their head.
    2) Most of the audience had a blue cap on their heads.
    3) Most of the audience had blue caps on their head.
    4) Most of the audience had blue caps on their heads.

    Which one(s) is/are correct?
    Thanks in advance!
    Dear folks, I am an ESL student so don't ever hesitate to correct me, even the slightest details!

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    Re: Most of the...had - singular or plural noun?

    4) is correct. The others are not.
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    Re: Most of the...had - singular or plural noun?

    Quote Originally Posted by Fear not, only believe View Post
    I have a question:

    Let's have a look at these sentences:
    You asked for corrections for even the slightest details. Otherwise I probably wouldn't bother with this one.

    Only one colon is allowed per sentence, at least in general. In this case I'd simply replace the first colon with a period.
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