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What is correct to say?

사촌들이 학생들이에요.
사촌들이 학생이에요.

For learning: Korean
Base language: Korean
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    사촌들이 학생들이에요. (O)
    My cousins are students.
    사촌들이 (모두/다) 학생이에요. (O, I think this expression is better than above.)
    My cousins are (all) students.


    Hi there.

    들 is rarely used in Korean, at least in all the cases where we would expect a plural in occidental languages like English. It's used to put emphasis on the fact that the element designated is plural, but it's not a requisite in Korean. The reasoning behind it is that the number of that element can easily be inferred from its context. In my experience, I've only seen 들 be consistently used with expressions like 여러분 (여러분들(은)).

    Hope that helped.

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