On Sun, 04 Feb 2007 02:07:57 +0000, fuzzix <fuzzix at gmail.com> wrote:
> Gareth 'bigbro' Eason wrote:
>> In order to forestall the pedantry undoubtedly forthcoming from my
>> previous announcement, I propose that the first motion of the PotD
>> (post committee face-to-face) shall be to debate at length, whether
>> the sentence construct, "There _IS_ a number of reasons" or the
>> alternative "There _ARE_ a number of reasons" is more correct.
>> I play it safe and stick with "There are numerous reasons..." ;)
I propose a third more centered motion that to keep both sides happy, "_There's_ a number of reasons" would get you out of most situations.
/me dashes towards the works with a spanner.
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