Which are correct?
1 has joined the channel.
1 have joined the channel.
5 has joined the channel.
5 have joined the channel.
closed as off-topic by Rathony, NVZ, Mari-Lou A, Phil Sweet, rand al'thor Jun 22 at 13:58
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Another approach is to avoid the helping verb entirely. Since the message is likely to be displayed at the moment the joining occurs (or very soon thereafter), you could just use " joined the channel", e.g. "1 joined the channel", "5 joined the channel".
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