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Question for the grammar police:

Is it:

"A minority of cases has involved acquisitions by public companies, however...."

or

"A minority of cases have involved acquisitions by public companies, however...."?

Thanks


Depends whether you're using American English or British English or whether you're an Anglophile.

Americans treat nouns signifying groups as singular. (Thus, "A minority has....")

British treat them as plural. (Thus, "A minority have....")

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