either of + plural noun

English grammar questions, answered by Alan

Moderator: Alan

Gold Member
Posts: 140
Joined: Sat Jan 15, 2011 12:34 pm
Status: English Learner

either of + plural noun

Post by SARDORBEK » Sat Apr 28, 2012 11:54 am

Dear ALAN!

If either of my brothers … the race, I will be happy.

a) wins
b) won
c) will win
d) win

Which version(s) is/are correct? If there is more than one correct answer,
which one is the most correct from strict grammatical point of view?

User avatar
Protector of the Boards
Protector of the Boards
Posts: 883
Joined: Thu Dec 18, 2003 6:56 am
Status: English Teacher
Location: England

Re: either of + plural noun

Post by Joe » Sun Apr 29, 2012 1:41 pm