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

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 dogs were released.
  • The dog was released.
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Wikipedia: There are 22 matches of this rule in our Wikipedia/Tatoeba check result.
Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: AGREEMENT_SENT_START [5]
Version: 2.6-SNAPSHOT (2014-04-22 22:03)

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