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    #1

    The participants each has/have

    The participants each has/have a sports bag for a souvenir.

    I thought the answer was 'has'.

    I'm confused....with the words 'each' and 'a sports bag', why does the verb go with 'participants'?

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    #2

    Re: The participants each has/have

    Because the participants is the subject. Simplify the sentence and this will be clear: The participants have a bag.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: The participants each has/have

    And the sports bags don't take home a participant as a souvenir.

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