Verb With Agreement Exercise

22. The Prime Minister, together with his wife, cordially greets the press. The subject-verb chord is one of the first things you learn in English class: Combine the following sentences with an appropriate form of verb indicated in the parentheses. These words are irregular plural names (substantials that are not made by adding -s) and they adopt the plural form of the verb: These words always have the plural form of the verb: Choose the correct form of the verb that corresponds to the subject. 8. Man with all the birds (live, live) on my way. During this English lesson, you will learn some more advanced cases of subject-verb tuning that confuse many learners. 3. A dictionary and an atlas are missing from the library . .

. 20. The Committee (debate, debate) has carefully addressed these issues. 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. “Many houses in this area don`t have garages.” 9. The children and their mothers are missing. 6. The brothers and their sister are good at studying. “40% of people don`t support the new law.” 15. Mathematics (is, are) John`s favorite subject, while Civics (is) Andreas the preferred subject.

These themes are also unique, although they speak of a group of people. 21. Committee members (management, management) have very different lives in the private sector. . 19. There were fifteen candies in that bag. Now there is (is) only one! . . 7. One of my sisters (east, are) on a trip to France.

. “Half of the students come from another country.” 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. “Some students won`t make it.” 5. George and Tamara (no, no) want to see this film. “How do you react when someone compliments you?” 4. The Chief and his brothers belong to the same tribe. 10. Players, as well as the captain, (wants, wants) to win. Note: in British English, the “family” and “team” are often plural. 2.

Many mangoes and bananas are available this season. “Men don`t usually like to buy clothes.” “I don`t know if there`s anyone in the office.” 4. Either my shoes or your coat (is, are) always on the floor. . . . 7. Students accompanied by their teacher had a picnic.

2. Either my mother or my father (east, are) come to the assembly. 23. All CDs, even scratched, (are) in this case. 9. The film, including all previews, (take, takes) about two hours to see.