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If there were five kids and I gave each kid an apple.

Which is correct?

I gave five kids an apple. (because I gave each kids an apple)

Or I gave five kids apples. ( because I gave each kids an apple, but I gave five in total. Therefore plural form is correct.)

Which is correct?

I gave five kids an apple. (because I gave each kids an apple)

Or I gave five kids apples. ( because I gave each kids an apple, but I gave five in total. Therefore plural form is correct.)

もしこどもが５人いてそれぞれりんごを一つずつあげた。

どちらが正しいですか。

どちらが正しいですか。

If there were five kids and I gave each kid an apple

So far the sentence is good, but your thought is incomplete. Finish the sentence.

I gave five kids an apple.

The sentence is grammatically correct; however, did you intend to say that you only gave one apple to five kids?

(because I gave each kid an apple)

I see that you were trying to provide an explanation, but in this case it's just redundant. You don't need it.

Or I gave five kids apples.

You don't need the "or". I know you were asking for clarification but since they are separate sentences, the "or" was not necessary.

Since I gave each kid an apple, I gave five in total.

Therefore, plural form is correct.

Hi! Overall, you did a good job. I understood what you were trying to say and it came across without much difficulty. However, that being said, your grammar does need a bit of work. I'd advise you to look into when to use parenthesizes and how to use them. Aside from that, your post was great. Continue trying hard and you'll do even better. Best of luck!

If there were five kids and I gave each kid an apple,

which sentence would be correct?

Full sentence:

If there were five kids and I gave each kid an apple, which sentence would be correct?

I gave five kids an apple.

This sounds as though you gave one apple to five kids, expecting them to share it.

(Because I gave each kid an apple.)

Or: I gave five kids apples.

This sentence tells us there were five kids, but it doesn't tell us how many apples you gave them, only that you gave them more than one.

(Because I gave each kid an apple, but I gave five in total.

Therefore the plural form is correct.)

To make it absolutely clear that you gave each of the five kids one apple (5 apples in total), you need to say:

I gave five kids each an apple.