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Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Practice Exercise: Subject Verb Agreement

Subject Verb Agreement
Rewrite for each of the following sentences with the appropriate verb choice sentences.
1. Simran is the only one of the students who (have, has) passed the trial.
2. The lengthiest of the demonstrations (is, are) the following unit.
3. The soldiers and their Commander (is, are) going to the border.
4. Either one of the groups (is, are) going to upset the agenda.
5. Nobody (is, are) brave enough to test the Commander when he is wrong.
6. The Committee or the managers (is, are) holding a conference.
7. Neither of the girls (has, have) been to the U.K.
8. Which (is, are) more attractive, the bright pullovers or the neutral jerseys?
9. (Has, Have) the culprit or the lawyer approached him?
10. Jamila, as well as her sister, (is, are) in London now.
11. Several of the spectators (has, have) went.
12. Both of the children (has, have) a scar on the left arm.
13. One of the best known Romantic plays (is, are) ‘Romeo and Juliet’. 
14. Environmental Applications (is, are) very difficult for many students.
15. Sheena is one of the girls who (have, has) blond hair.
16. Bread and butter (is, are) a good breakfast.
 17. The players, along with their trainers, (is, are) resolute to come good after the setback. 
18. Please call me when John and Mary (come, comes) to your house. 
19. The class (watch, watches) a match every weekend. 
20. The number of exciting topics (seem, seems) to be dwindling nowadays. 
21. The husband and his wife (plan, plans) a vacation every year. 
22. Hardly anyone (speak, speaks) to John. 
23. Henry or his sister (wishes, wish) to inspect the Class next week. 
24. Johnson (take, takes) his dog for a walk each morning. 
25. The songs the children sing (stay, stays) in my mind all day. 
26. Hundred rupees (is, are) too much as pocket money. 
27. Sunil and his aunt (talk, talks) on the phone almost daily. 
28. The green ones (look, looks) to match best. 
29. Teenagers and their peer group (perceive, perceives) matters very in a different way. 
30. Raina, against his mother’s requests, (have, has) decided to go paragliding.
Answers
Subject Verb Agreement

1. Simran is the only one of the students who has passed the trial.
2. The lengthiest of the demonstrations is the following unit.
3. The soldiers and their Commander are going to the border.
4. Either one of the groups is going to upset the agenda.
5. Nobody is brave enough to test the Commander when he is wrong.
6.  The Committee or the managers are holding a conference.
7. Neither of the girls has been to the U.K.
8. Which is more attractive, the bright pullovers or the neutral jerseys?
9. Has the culprit or the lawyer approached him?
10. Jamila, as well as her sister, is in London now.
11. Several of the spectators have went.
12. Both of the children have a scar on the left arm.
13. One of the best known Romantic plays is ‘Romeo and Juliet’.
14. Environmental Applications is very difficult for many students.
15. Sheena is one of the girls who has blond hair.
16. Bread and butter is a good breakfast.
17. The players, along with their trainers, are resolute to come good after the setback.
18. Please call me when John and Mary come to your house.
19. The class watches a match every weekend.
20. The number of exciting topics seems to be dwindling nowadays.
21. The husband and his wife plans a vacation every year.
22. Hardly anyone speaks to John.
23. Henry or his sister wishes to inspect the Class next week.
24. Johnson takes his dog for a walk each morning.
25. The songs the children sing stay in my mind all day.
26. Hundred rupees is too much as pocket money.
27. Sunil and his aunt talk on the phone almost daily.
28. The green ones look to match best.
29. Teenagers and their peer group perceives matters very in a different way.
30. Raina, against his mother’s requests, has decided to go paragliding.