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Rule "Possible agreement error: plural noun + singular verb"

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Description: Possible agreement error: plural noun + singular verb
Message: You should probably use: were.
Category: Grammar
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • The dogs was released.
    Correction suggestion: were
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • The dog was released.
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Version: 3.3-SNAPSHOT (2016-02-06 22:01)