One of my exercises was to spot errors in sentences.

Q: One of his good traits comes to my mind is his honesty.

A: The word comes should be replaced with come.

Is it correct? One (singular) should be paired with comes, shouldn't it?


I would think it should be "One of his good traits that comes to my mind is his honesty." "Comes" is certainly more correct than "come" as the subject is "one of his traits" and not "traits".


If you said "One of his good traits" it's plural, because youa are talking about "his good traits", it's the same as "One of them".

You must log in to answer this question.