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Native English speakers, could you please help me with these issues?
Are both these sentences correct (or do they make sense):
a) "The United States attract many people because it has people who have distinguished themselves in many fields."
b) "The United States attract many people because it has distinguished itself in many fields."
- Mr. SmartypantsLv 71 month agoFavorite Answer
The United States is singular, not plural, so it -attracts- many people. Otherwise perfect.