09 oct Subject Verb Agreement Notes Class 9
Instructions: Underline the correct verb in these sentences. 1. The girl or her sisters (watch, watch) watch TV every day. 2. Rohan (doesn`t, doesn`t) loves sports. 3. His classmates or the boy (studies, studies) before a test. 4. One of the cookies (is, is) missing. 5. A lady with 10 dogs (live, live) in this big house.
6. Mumps (is, are) very serious. 7. The commission (decides, decides) when it is postponed. 8. Our team (is, is) the best. 9. Everyone (enjoys, enjoys) a good song. 10. Either (is, are) appropriate. Rule 3.
The verb in an or, or, or, or not, or ni/or sentence corresponds to the noun or pronoun closest to it. (ii) They and their classmates work hard. Z.B. (i) She is a good speaker. (Singular subject_______ singular verb) 8. The sixth rule is that words like anyone, each, none and «many a» are followed by a singular verb. .