Subject-Verb Agreement 2

Index
Click the most suitable word or phrase in each sentence. ANSWERS
1) No one has | have a bigger collection of old stamps than Martha has. RULE#7
2) Two years is | are a long time to be out of work. RULE#6
3) My parents, especially my mother, approves | approve of my decision. RULE#10
4) Some people like | likes the idea and some don't. RULE#8
5) Neither Joanna nor her children speak | speaks German. RULE#9
6) If anybody have | has any questions, I'll be glad to answer them. RULE#7
7) £ 5000 is | are too much to spend on that car. RULE#6
8) Bob Marshall, along with the delegates, is | are expected shortly. RULE#10
9) Several people has | have agreed to go that party. RULE#8
10) Either David or his wife know | knows German. RULE#9
11) Each house in this street has | have a garden. RULE#7
12) Few people visit | visits me nowadays. RULE#8
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CORRECT!

RULE#7 => NO ONE + SINGULAR VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#7 => NO ONE + SINGULAR VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#6 => A PERIOD OF TIME + SINGULAR VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#6 => A PERIOD OF TIME + SINGULAR VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#10 => (MY PARENTS = THEY) + ESPECIALLY + PLURAL VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#10 => (MY PARENTS = THEY) + ESPECIALLY + PLURAL VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#8 => SOME+ PLURAL VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#8 => SOME+ PLURAL VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#9 => NEITHER ... NOR + PLURAL VERB
CHILDREN => CLOSER SUBJECT

INCORRECT!

RULE#9 => NEITHER ... NOR + PLURAL VERB
CHILDREN => CLOSER SUBJECT

CORRECT!

RULE#7 => ANYBODY + SINGULAR VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#7 => ANYBODY + SINGULAR VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#6 => A SUM OF MONEY + SINGULAR VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#6 => A SUM OF MONEY + SINGULAR VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#10 => (BOB MARSHALL = HE) + ALONG WITH + SINGULAR VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#10 => (BOB MARSHALL = HE) + ALONG WITH + SINGULAR VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#8 => SEVERAL + PLURAL VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#8 => SEVERAL + PLURAL VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#9 => EITHER ... OR + SINGULAR VERB
HIS WIFE => CLOSER SUBJECT

INCORRECT!

RULE#9 => EITHER ... OR + SINGULAR VERB
HIS WIFE => CLOSER SUBJECT

CORRECT!

RULE#7 => EACH + SINGULAR VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#7 => EACH + SINGULAR VERB

CORRECT!

RULE#8 => FEW + PLURAL VERB

INCORRECT!

RULE#8 => FEW + PLURAL VERB

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