That doesn’t mean she’s sociable

Readers in the English-speaking world defy the writers/editors/proofreaders at yahoo.com and object to this mismatching of subject and verb:

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They also object to the use of socialist to refer Ms. Hidalgo. She is a member of the Socialist Party. That means she is a Socialist, not that she is gregarious, outgoing, and sociable.

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2 Responses to “That doesn’t mean she’s sociable”

  1. lectorconstans Says:

    Socialite, perhaps. And they seem to be misinterpreting the subject/verb agreement with “whatever word is closest” to the verb.


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