Utilizamos a pair of, a bunch of, a set of, a row of... para
referirnos a grupos de personas o cosas.
They planted a row of trees along the high street.
I bought a new pair of trousers for work.
We need to buy a new set of tools to repair things.
carta de quejas
Dear Sir or Madam,
I am writing to complain about the horrible
conditions of the flat we rented from you in January.
To start with, every week the electricity goes off,
and we have to change a blown fuse. It’s very
dangerous! The electrical wiring ... is terrible! Also, the boiler is broken so we don’t have any central heating or hot water! The insulation in this house is bad so we
lose a lot of heat, especially through the windows.
There is really low water pressure., so you never get a very good shower. Last week, the sink was full of water because of a blocked drain. Last winter, our neighbours upstairs had a burst water pipe because the water froze. Then, we had a leak on our ceiling.
If you cannot fix these problems before the end of this month, we will have to break our contract.
Thank you for your attention.
teoria tiempo verbal
Cuando either, neither o none son sujetos, utilizamos
verbos en singular.
Neither of them is rich.
Either of us is able to buy that house.
None of them has much money.
- Con neither ... nor el verbo va en singular o plural
dependiendo del último elemento.
Neither he nor his wife likes the flat.
Neither he nor his friends are coming to the party.
Cuando dos sujetos van unidos por la conjunción and llevan el verbo en plural.
Susan and Mary come home frequently.
My cats and your dog get on very well.
The boys and girls in the camp were all great friends.