Which is correct - 'everybody is old' or 'everybody are old'?
everybody is old
Everybody is different and have different point of views. It would not be correct to impose a way of thinking to a human. It is better with everybody thinking different. Can you imagine a world with everybody thinking the same. What if what they all thought was not the correct decision. It is sometimes better to have different point of views.
It would be more correct to say "Everybody has his/her opinion." The use of their in this sentence would be correct, though it is widespread in American speech. Originally, one would say "Everybody has his opinion", because "his" would refer to both men and women. However, as women's rights activists became more vocal, it was deemed improper to use the masculine form to describe men and women. Their is correct here. The use of their…