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Usage of 'Strength' (in singular and plural sense)

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ArupMaharaj
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Usage of 'Strength' (in singular and plural sense)

Post by ArupMaharaj » Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:18 am

I have a doubt and seek your opinion. Please see the following sentences:

The strength of students in the two schools is respectively 350 and 450.

The strength of students in the two schools are respectively 350 and 450.

Which one is correct? Please clarify.

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Re: Usage of 'Strength' (in singular and plural sense)

Post by Joe » Sat Nov 17, 2018 5:21 am

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