Subject Verb Agreement Test Class 9

In the example, a wish is expressed, not a fact; Therefore, what we usually consider plural is used with the singular subject. Instructions: Highlight the correct verb in these sentences. 1. Sohna (running, running) every day in the park. 2. Dogs (bark, barking, etc.) in strangers. 3. Tom and Maya (are, are) at the movies. 4.

The game (was, was) exciting. 5. You (worries, worries) too. 6. They (studies, studies) every night. 7. Black or white (is, are) your choice. 8.C was (was) amazing. 9. These (is, are) pretty shoes. 10. The cat or dog (east, are) in the yard.

Verb-Accord Topic: Being able to find the right topic and verb will help you correct the errors of the subject verb agreement. For a sentence to be grammatically correct, the verb must match the subject in the sentence. When we build a sentence, verb and subject must correspond in number and in person. Thus, if the subject is singular number, the first person, the verb must be singular number. If the subject has the plural number, the third person, the verb must be plural number. A. In each sentence, a verb is delivered in accordance with its theme: Article 4. If a single subject is qualified by “everyone,” “everyone,” “neither” nor “either,” the verb must be in the singular. Examples: Fill the spaces with the corresponding verbs in accordance with the theme.

(a) A dog … A faithful animal. (b) Neither my parents nor my family… Be present at yesterday`s party. (c) Each of the boys …… It`s true. (d) The whole class as well as the principle, … The proposal was approved.

(e) Neither Rasipa nor Reeta … in what set them up (f) His briefcase and his wallet … The Employment Commission was lost. g) political … … his bread and butter. (h) The committee … … publication of his report.

(i) Three divisions … (j) Either him or me……… That`s crazy. Answer: (a) is (b) is (b) is (c) is/is (d) have/are (f) is (h) is (j) is the basic rule: A singular subject (she, bear, car) takes a singular verb (is, va, brilliant), while a plural subject takes a plural verb. Example: The subject and verb must correspond in number and in person. Exception: If the collective noun is not used as a unit, but for different individuals or things, it takes a plural verb. Article 3. If two distinct names relate to the same person, the verb must be in the singular. Examples: Rule 10.