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There was consensus among teachers that evidences are not returned to students. Is this sentence correct?  

asked Aug 27 '13 at 16:33 Ravindran Karuppiah New member

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No. 'Evidence' is used as a noun in the sentence, and evidence is a non-countable noun. This means there is no plural form. Evidence can be a single item or a hundred items, and it is still referred to as 'evidence'.

 

There was consensus among teachers that evidence is not returned to students.

link comment answered Aug 27 '13 at 21:38 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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