實例練習


  • 在1981年,只有6%的聯邦法官是女性。
  • In 1981, just six percent of all federal judges was women.
  • In 1981, just six percent of all federal judges were women.

在 percent of 之後使用單數動詞或複數動詞取決於 of 後面的名詞。
judges 是可數名詞,因此用複數動詞 were。相較於
In winter time, more than 90 percent of the lakes' surface was frozen.
因為 surface 是不可數名詞,因此用單數動詞 was。