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Question

From the alternative provided in the question below select the one which is most appropriately completes the sentence:
Each of the contestants ________ a chance to win

Options

A) has

B) have

C) get

D) gets

E) take

Explanation:

Whenever 'each, and every' is used to precede a subject, the subject is regarded as one and such requires a singular verb.

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  • Whenever 'each, and every' is used to precede a subject, the subject is regarded as one and such requires a singular verb.

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