Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, grammar, Quiz, subject-verb agreement
Which is correct?
The increasing proliferation of Internet-connected devices _____ that more people are choosing wireless technology for home networks.
The subject here is proliferation, which is singular, so we need the singular verb form, means.
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