Aprende el inglés auténtico de libros y películas.

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Yesterday we had fishes for dinner.
Yesterday we had fish for dinner.

Fish as food or in bulk (= large numbers) is always singular. We rarely use the plural form (fishes) which denotes fish individually: I caught three small fishes.

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The class was divided in its opinion.
The class were divided in their opinions.

A collective noun usually takes a singular verb, but when it denotes the individual members of the group and not the group as a whole use a plural verb.

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The scissors are lying on the table.
The scissor is lying on the table.

All names of things consisting of two parts (like scissors, trousers, spectacles, shears, pliers) take a plural verb. We can say: a pair of (scissors, etc.) is...

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Keith complains that his wages are low
Keith complains that his wage is low.

Wages is a plural noun and takes a plural verb. We say: a living wage.

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Tom has made great progresses.
Tom has made great progress.
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