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    which one is correct

    which one is correct information was sent or information were sent?

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    Re: which one is correct

    Information was sent.
    Data were sent.


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    Re: which one is correct

    These days, Data was sent is also acceptable. Although the plural of the Latin word "datum", it has become singular through general use.

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    Re: which one is correct

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    which one is correct information was sent or information were sent?
    Information is an uncountable noun :)

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