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    rose emma hudson

    Is there a rule when to use is/are. Which is correct in the following sentence:-


    None of us ever is.

    None of us ever are.

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    Re: rose emma hudson

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Is there a rule when to use is/are. Which is correct in the following sentence:-


    None of us ever is.

    None of us ever are.
    None of them is as tall as Jim. None/nobody/no one is

    One of them is stronger than Jim. One/someone/somebody is


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    Re: rose emma hudson

    Both are used and both are correct. The first one, though, is considered conservative:

    1. None of us ever is. <conservative>
    2. None of us ever are.



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    Re: rose emma hudson

    None of us are... Okay
    None of us is...

    I have to apologize.

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    Re: rose emma hudson

    Quote Originally Posted by philadelphia View Post
    None of us are... Okay
    None of us is...

    I have to apologize.
    No need to apologize. Your initial post is correct.

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