Agreement With Verb Subject Exercises

15. Mathematics (is, are) John`s favorite subject, while Civics (is) Andreas the preferred subject. 8. Man with all the birds (live, live) on my way. 22. The Prime Minister, together with his wife, cordially greets the press. During this English lesson, you will learn some more advanced cases of subject-verb tuning that confuse many learners. These themes are also unique, although they speak of a group of people. These words are irregular plural names (names that are not formed by adding -s) and they adopt the plural form of the verb: Combine the following sentences with an appropriate form of the verb indicated in parentheses. These words always have the plural form of the verb: the subject-verb chord is one of the first things you learn in English: choose the correct form of the verb that corresponds to the subject.

“Some students won`t make it.” 9. The film, including all previews, (take, takes) about two hours to see. 23. All CDs, even scratched, (are) in this case. 7. One of my sisters (east, are) on a trip to France. “40% of people don`t support the new law.” 10. Players, as well as the captain, (wants, wants) to win. 2. Many mangoes and bananas are available this season. 7.

Students accompanied by their teacher had a picnic. 5. George and Tamara (no, no) want to see this film. 9. The children and their mothers are missing. 3. A dictionary and an atlas are missing from the library. 6. The brothers and their sister are good at studying. 4. Either my shoes or your coat (is, are) always on the floor. 20.

The Committee (debate, debate) has carefully addressed these issues. Note: in British English, the “family” and “team” are often plural. “Men don`t like to buy clothes.” “Many houses in this area don`t have garages.” “Half of the students come from another country.” “How do you react when someone compliments you?” There is a debate about the word “data”! Technically, the data are plural (the singular shape is “date”). But in common usage, people often treat “data” as “information” – like a myriad of nostun that takes on a singular form. So both forms are correct: “The data is correct” and “The data is accurate.” To learn more about the “data debate,” click here and here. “I don`t know if there`s anyone in the office.” 16. Eight dollars (is, is) the price of a movie these days. To refer to a single member of the police, we can say policeman or police — or the term neutral from a gender point of view. 2.

Either my mother or my father (east, are) come to the assembly. 19. There were fifteen candies in that bag. Now there`s only one left! 4. The Chief and his brothers belong to the same tribe. These words can be singular or plural depending on what follows them! 21. Committee members (management, management) have very different lives in private life.

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