Exception: if the collective noun is not used as a unit, but for different individuals or things, it takes a verb in the plural. They dig through the 9th question. Display questions in all classes. F64. These __________ questions are quite simple. Fill in the blanks with the corresponding verbs depending on the object. (a) A dog ………… A faithful animal. (b) Neither my parents nor relatives……. Last night, at the party. (c) Each of the boys ……. In no uncertain terms. (d) The whole class as well as the principal of the school, ….
accepted the proposal. (e) Neither Rasipa nor Reeta ……. The present. (f) His briefcase and wallet ………. was lost. (g) Policy …………. his bread and butter. (h) The Commission …. has published its report. (i) Three parts of the activity …. I went to hurt.
(j) Either he or me……… Erroneously. Let (is, are) appropriate. Article 11. Nouns such as food, furniture, dishes, stationery, etc., are singular, which is why the verb must be singular. Examples: Basic rule: A singular subject (she, bear, car) takes a singular verb (is, walks, shines), while a plural accepts a plural verb. Example: Rule 5. If two subjects are connected by either or not yet, the verb corresponds to the subject closest to it. Examples: Rule 4. If a singular subject is qualified by “each”, “each”, “ni” or “soit”, the verb must be in the singular. Examples: Rule 4: Sometimes the subject is separated from the verb by words like with, as well as, in addition, not, etc. These words and phrases are not part of the topic.
Ignore them and use a singular if the subject is singular. Instructions: Underline the correct verb in these sentences. 1. .