When two singular subjects are connected by neither, nor use a

singular verb; as, "Neither John nor James was there," not were



Custom Has sanctioned the use of this word both with a singular and

plural; as--"None is so blind as he who will not see" and "None are

so blind as they who will not see." However, as it is a contraction of

no one it is better to use the singular verb.

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