posted by Marie .
Select the correct verb form:
A) Neither the doctor nor the nurse was able to stop the bleeding.
B) Neither the doctor nor the nurse were able to stop the bleeding.
I answered B
B is not the correct answer.
"Neither" is singular, so the verb must also be singular.
Bailey -- please don't confuse other students with your ill-informed answers~
im so sorry im confusing others with my "ill formed answers". its not like im doing it on purpose. and fyi, this is the first answer I gave that was wrong. and for that I apologize to Marie.
I just reread that and it sounded rude. ms. sue im not trying to be rude. sorry.