Remedial Grammar

I Choose formal usage.  During the Vietnam War, Admiral Elko Zumwalt, (was, were) commanding a special group of sailors in small boats. These boats (was, were) called “brown-water” units because they patrolled the muddy rivers of South Vietnam. Under Admiral Zumwalt’s command (was, were) his own son Lieutenant Elmo Zumwalt III. The brown-water casualty rates … Continue reading Remedial Grammar