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"Seinneann an banna ag an gceolchoirm gach Aoine."

Translation:The band plays at the concert every Friday.

September 9, 2015



The band "play" or the band "plays" should both be correct. See subject and verb agreement with collective nouns at data.grammarbook.com


I agree, given that Duolingo tries to account for common British English or Irish English usage. (Here in the USA, we generally don't use singular verbs with collective nouns. If I were to say "the band play," that would sound odd to most native American English speakers.


Nice steady gig.

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