Student or Learner
One in two men is/are balding by the time he/they is/are 50, and one in five women suffer/suffers from thinning.
Which words in bold should we used?
Last edited by Tan Elaine; 01-Jun-2009 at 06:19.
If the sentence says, "one in ..." then one is the subject and the verb must be third person singular. is...he...suffers