mavisol (mavisol) wrote in linguaphiles,
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plural or singular?

"But the true attraction of the park was (WERE?) the horses"

I realize the phrase can be easily changed, but I want to know as a matter of principle -- is it a regular construct or an inversion of the phrase "the horses were the true attraction".
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