Make versus makes

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Which of these is correct?

  1. Adding 's' or 'es' to nouns makes them plural words.
  2. Adding 's' or 'es' to nouns make them plural words.

essen

Posted 2016-03-26T06:22:32.173

Reputation: 49

Answers

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Actually "adding" is the main element of the subject, not "s" or "es". (The) adding (of) s or es makes nouns plural words.

rogermue

Posted 2016-03-26T06:22:32.173

Reputation: 8 304