Exercise Of Subject Verb Agreement Class 9

Article 9. The collective nouns take the verb in the singular, but if individuals are taken separately, the verb may be plural. Examples: 7. “there” introduction: the verb must correspond to the actual theme that follows the introduction. If the subject is singular, then a singular verb will follow. If the subject itself is plural, “it` is followed by a plural verb: 5. One of the nobiss plural: If the subject is composed of a plural “noun plural”, the verb is singular: here are some rules that govern the concordance of the subject and the verb: rule 5. When two subjects are connected either by or/ni-or-, the verb matches with the subject near it. Examples: 11. Plural nouns with the singular Meaning: Nomen, the plural in form, but singular in the sense usually take a singular verb: fill the gaps with the corresponding verbs in accordance with its subject. (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 wallet …………………… The Employment Commission was lost. g) politics …

………………………… 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) are (c) are (c) est/est/est (f) est (f) est (i) is (i) is (j) is (j) these words are irregular plural names (names, who are not formed by the addition of -s) and they adopt the plural form of the verb: 1.

Number: The basic principle of the subject-verbal agreement is that singular subjects need singular verbs. Plural subjects need plural verbs: 2. Person: The rules for the person are: (i) The first singular or plural person takes a singular verb: But if these names are used without “a couple”, they take a plural verb: Rule 7: collective nouns, such as family, couple, staff, public, etc. 17. If a single subject is bound by a singular subject, as well as, unless it is, etc. with another name or pronoun, we use a singular verb. (ii) The second singular or plural person adopts a singular verb: rule 6. If the names are assembled in form and form a unit, the verb must be singular. Examples: Directions: 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.

Exception 2: In compound subtantives that are of and connected, the verb is singular. 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. These words always have the plural form of the verb: 14. “Class” names such as food, furniture, clothing, etc. take on a singular verb: Choose the correct form of the verbs indicated in the parentheses, in the following sentences: 16. Some nouns precede many, many, many, many, many, many, etc.

These names take a singular verb if they refer to quantity or quantity.