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sind or ist?

Grant-K1 January 29, 2016, 8:12 am
Deine Haare sind kürzer als vorher "your hair is shorter than before"

Please help me with this one. Now, why isn't the "ist" there instead of the sind? Is it acceptable to have the "ist" there instead of the "sind"?
sind or ist?
Byron-K21 January 29, 2016, 11:46 pm
I think it's because in German Haare is considered plural even though we treat it (hair) as singular in English.
sind or ist?
Grant-K1 January 30, 2016, 3:23 am
Oh ok thanks Byron
sind or ist?

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