ppnqq wrote:lemofish wrote:John, together with his parents,____at the concert last night.
1) is 2) are 3)was 4)were
Is the answer (3) or (4)?
It should be singular. A simple quick to remember trick - sentences like this with 2 commas in between, just ignore the sentence between the commas : "John ____ at the concert last night." HTH.
Thanks so much for your help!