Is it Match or Matches?

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Hi,

Do you say:

Their voices match well together or matches well together


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Is "voices" singular or plural?
 

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It's referring to two people
I think Dave was trying to get you to realise that, since 'voices' is plural, you'd use the form of the verb that a plural subject usually takes.
 

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So - is the word "voices" singular or plural?
 

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Really? You know "voices" is plural, therefore it would equate to "they". So you believe that the third person plural form of a verb ends "s" or "es"? Please conjugate the verb "to match" for us here.
 
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'matches' is the form that would follow a third person singular noun or pronoun subject, for example, he, she, it, his voice.
 
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