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Answer, Anyone?

Post by oursilverstrands » Tue May 21, 2019 2:56 pm

Okay, here's the question. :D

Which is it?
Dr. Jeremiah, pastor, author, and television evangelist, compares, or compare.

I say the first, Grammarly says the second. Their reason? Without getting too technical, Dr. Jeremiah, pastor, etc. is a plural compound subject. Anyone want to hazard a guess or an answer? :roll:

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Re: Answer, Anyone?

Post by itsjoanne » Tue May 21, 2019 3:21 pm

Definitely compares - the noun is singular. All the rest is modifying.
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Re: Answer, Anyone?

Post by Shann » Tue May 21, 2019 6:46 pm

I concur. :mrgreen:
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Re: Answer, Anyone?

Post by oursilverstrands » Wed May 22, 2019 9:03 pm

:thankssign :)

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