Random thoughts from a largely-useless man.
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Saturday, December 17, 2016
"Do the family still live here?"
This is a line from the television series Danger Man, starring Patrick McGoohan. It illustrates the fact that the Queen's English (the sort spoken in Britain) considers collectives to be plural, and use verb forms accordingly. "Do they still live here," is how they would view it.