https://www.duolingo.com/vixl

"Non è gente comune."

1/29/2013, 12:27:19 AM

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https://www.duolingo.com/vixl

Why is it "è" and not "sono" here? "Gente" is singular even though referring to plural?

1/29/2013, 12:27:19 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/giuliap

"La gente" is singular. Think of it as "everyone" (even though the meaning is not the same), a word that defines several people but it is singular.

1/29/2013, 3:14:49 AM
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