None is treated as a plural noun. September 18, 2012, at 1: September 12, 2011, at 9: What astonished me is that in my grammar manual, none of examples containing "none of whom" are followed by singular verbs.
Word of the Day breathtaking extremely exciting, beautiful, or surprising. These sentences are examples of the subjunctive mood, which refers to the expression of a hypothetical, wishful, imaginary, or factually contradictory thought.
Sentence examples for none of whom from inspiring English sources. Are Band Names Singular or Plural? None are home.
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Some of the information contained in this post requires additional references. Stacey says: If in context it seems like a singular to you, use a singular verb; if it seems like a plural, use a plural verb.
January 9, 2014, at 7: The subjunctive mood pairs singular subjects with what we usually think of as plural verbs. The British use a plural verb with any noun that signifies a plural entity. You may be able to use either, but not neither.