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SouljaGirl
Lithuania

Hello everyone
 
I have a question - is it correct to say How many students are in the classroom? instead of How many students are there in the classroom? I can t decide Unhappy

26 Jul 2009      



carinita
Argentina

It s correct. Both are.

26 Jul 2009     



kowalskar
Poland

the form with are there is more grammatically correct, and the form without there is used in spoken English more often. If you had to prepare students to international tests or exams, you would have to focus more on the garammatical aspect as they always prepare exam tasks to see how much grammar there s in your language (unfortunatellyUnhappy)
 
bye for now

27 Jul 2009     



SouljaGirl
Lithuania

Thanks a lot Wink

27 Jul 2009