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  1. Rob Elkins 69

    Help or Helps?


    I am trying to proof read my company's corporate website and I came across the phrase below:

    .....welcome to [company name]'s online access to information that help you get the most out of your [company name] solution....

    I can't for the life of me decide whether help or helps should be there. My education tells me, "helps" but my gut feeling is that it does not matter.


  2. rewboss's Avatar

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    Re: Help or Helps?

    My education and my gut feeling both tell me it does matter, and it should be "helps".

    However, the entire sentence seems rather badly phrased to me. I think I'd try recasting it: it just sounds clumsy.

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