Choose the correct form of the verb that matches the theme. one. In each of the following sentences deliver a verb in accordance with its theme: Rule 6: Use a single verb with distances, periods, sums of money, etc. if they are considered a unit. Rule 4: Sometimes the subject is separated from the verb by such words, as with, as well as, except, no, etc. These words and phrases are not part of the subject. Ignore them and use a singular verb if the subject is singular. He/ She/ Common Nomen/ Proper Nomen – Verb (basic form) with s/es at the end – object (optional) The twelfth rule is that names such as Amends, Archives, Compasses, Glasses, Pants are always considered plural and that the attached verb is also plural. But if they are used with “a pair,” they are considered unique. Then the verb joined along also becomes singular. The second rule for La Concorde is that the subject `one of plural Nobiss` is singular and the verb with it is also singular. 12.
Singular names with plural verb: Some names that seem to be singular in form take a plural verb: But if these names are used without “a couple”, they take a plural verb: Directions: Put a C if the sentence is correct, an X if not correct. 1. – You`ve waited a long time. 2. – The pen or pencil is lost. 3. – Someone doesn`t understand. 4. – It was cheaper in the past. 5.
– Ram and Divya love sports. 6. – These are really special. 7. – You go up with me. 8. Everyone goes to school. 9. Tina loves Mona. 10. – This movie was awesome. Instructions: Highlight the correct verb in these sentences.
1. The girl or her sisters (see, watch) television every day. 2. Rohan (no, no) loves sports. 3. His classmates or the boy (studies, studies) before a test. 4. One of the cookies (missing) is missing. 5.
A lady with 10 dogs (live, live) in this big house. 6. Mumps is very serious. 7. The committee (decides) the date of the adjournment. 8. Our team (is, are) the best. 9. Everyone (enjoy, enjoy) a good song. 10. Either (is, are) adapted.
Rule 2: A theme will be in front of a sentence beginning with that sentence. The word of is the culprit in many verb verb error topics. False: A bouquet of roses gives color and fragrance to the space. That`s right: A bouquet of roses ready… (the bouquet ready, does not lend roses) The third rule is that if the subject and the verb are separated by a long clause or sentence, the verb must correspond to the subject itself.