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My family HAVE been on Vancouver Island or


My family has been on Vancouver Island

asked Jan 29 '13 at 05:11 Cheryl MacKinnon New member

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My family, no matter how many people it includes, is a singular noun. Therefore, "my family HAS been on Vancouver Island" would be the correct phrase.

link comment answered Jan 29 '13 at 06:02 Tony Proano Expert

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