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Hi, "Entonces, los coches, con su placa, el último número

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"Entonces, los coches, con su placa, el último número de su placa corresponde a un día."

"Los martes no circula el uno y el ocho."

In english, we would make plural "their license plates". But in this sentence, in spanish, do you agree with the singular usage there?

Also, she said 1 andXXXXXon tuesdays. Why is 'circula' singular?

Thank you!
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Spanish
Expert:  proexpert37 replied 5 years ago.
It should be...con sus placas because it is los coches. Plural matches plural. Also, circula is correct because it is referring to an individual. It is like saying...On Tuesdays, one does not drive at 1 and 8.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Are you a spanish teacher or native spanish speaker? Or neither?

To say one does not drive at 1 or 8 is like this:

No se circula a la 1 o a las 8.

Expert:  proexpert37 replied 5 years ago.
My apologies...I thought the sentence said "se". I read it toooooooooooo fast. On Tuesdays, do not drive at 1 and 8. I will open the question to the expert that usually assists you. Have a good day. :)