Half the apples ____ on the floor, but some of them ____ on the table.
A) are: are
B) is: is
C) is: are
D) are: is
My thinking would be A), would I be correct?
Apologies if these questions sound so easy, but english is my 2nd language, which I am trying hard at improving.
This is actually quite a tricky question and I had to think hard about it myself, because A) seems the most sensible. But half of anything is one part out of two (Note that we ...