phil

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Teams — is or are?

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Re: Teams — is or are?  •  April 12, 2009, 1:14pm  •  0 vote

D'oh, quoted the wrong word, should not be "it's" but "are", sorry :-)

Re: Teams — is or are?  •  April 12, 2009, 1:13pm  •  0 vote

Thanks! So if the team's name is plural, then "it's" are but otherwise it's "is". So for national teams like Brazil or Spain then it's "are" but Juventus and Real Madrid are "is"?

Re: Speaking with negations  •  April 11, 2009, 3:19am  •  2 votes

I once heard someone say "It's not that I'm unintelligent, but..." and it stuck in my mind, I like it. I think it's a way of saying I'm not stupid but I don't want to sound pretentious by saying I'm