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Which one sounds more like a suggestion of a possible option for consideration?

If the enemy retreats, we can [suggestion of possible action] ambush them on their way. If the enemy retreats, we’ll be able to [gain the ability to] ambush them on their way.
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This shows how popular astronomical channels, in particular, and astronomy, in general, [is/are] in England. => IS or ARE? Why?

"Because we have two subjects"—that's enough to make it plural; ther order doesn't matter. "Bread and jam are yummy" —two singular subjects, plural verb. "Jelly beans and jam ...
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