Group (Singular vs. Plural)

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Group (Singular vs. Plural) :

When the group is being considered as a whole, it can be treated as a single entity:

  • The group was ready to go on stage.

  • But when the individuality of its members is being emphasized, “group” is plural:

  • The group were in disagreement about where to go for dinner.

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