Women are my weakpoint

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Nightmare85

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Hello,
I'm not fully sure if this sentence is (grammatically:)) correct:
Women are my weakpoint.
Let's write it this way:
What is my weakpoint? -> Women.
So I'm not sure if I should write:
Women is my weakpoint.

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tedtmc

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Women are my weak point. - correct
Women is my weak point - wrong

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Women are my weak point. - correct
Women is my weak point - wrong

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True, but if you reverse it, you get:

My weak point is women! (Correct)
 

BobK

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Also, there are fixed and idiomatic and currently used sayings, written by people who hadn't learnt the (rules ;-)):

'The wages of sin is death' - it would pusillanimous (and, indeed, risible) to 'correct' that old quote.

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