Was vs Were

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While a 'pair of glasses' is a single item, it is describe with TWO plurals. So which is correct?

A pair of glasses was perched on her nose.

A pair of glasses were perched on her nose.

asked Apr 14 '12 at 18:49 Tony Proano Expert

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a pair of glasses was perched on her nose

link comment answered May 14 at 03:01 Donna Morgan New member
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A pair of glasses were perched on her nose

link comment answered Sep 19 at 10:07 Jennifer Onuoha New member

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