Jeremy Rondonuwu
what would be the answer? Q: Was your family present? A. Yes, they were. B. Yes, it was.
May 27, 2019 3:54 AM
Comments · 3
In UK English the question and answer would be in the plural ("notional agreement"). In American English, the question would be in the singular ("formal agreement"), but the answer would probably use the pronoun "they" and the plural verb.
May 27, 2019

Hi!

Also, the question is: Were your family present? Yes, they were.


May 27, 2019

Yes they were

May 27, 2019
Jeremy Rondonuwu
Language Skills
English, Indonesian
Learning Language
English