I have just read the following:

These design rules play an important role, and reworking or enhancement of their function represent a possible outcome of ...

Why not "represents"? I thought it is like either A or B is (one of these things).

Thanks a lot

  • More context is needed. It might be A and B where B is "reworking or .. function"
    – Peter
    Oct 11 at 6:27
  • @Peter Thanks, I updated the question.
    – John V
    Oct 11 at 6:30
  • I think represents is correct.
    – Peter
    Oct 11 at 6:31
  • I'd say that "reworking or enhancement" represents a single idea, so the verb should be the singular "represents
    – BillJ
    Oct 11 at 7:45

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