subject verb agreement


One eligibility process and one ID card  simplifies/simplify  the administrative burden.


I believe there are two subjects, therefore the correct usage would be 'simplify.' A colleague disagrees and says 'simplifies' is correct.

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I agree.  I clicked refresh to see if Tolley had answered -- we appear to be going through the list together.

link comment edited Jun 26 '12 at 23:02 Jeff Pribyl Grammarly Fellow

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