Three to six months is/are enough for preparation. Singular verb or plural and why?

  • It depends on the sentence, on the context, and on the register.
    – Mari-Lou A
    Commented Jul 24, 2019 at 14:49

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Three to six months is enough (time) for preparation.

Time is implied, so it has to be "is." A native speaker wouldn't say "they are enough time," but they might say "it's enough time."

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