Choose the correct form of the verb that matches the theme. The subject verb chord is one of the first things you learn in English class: 15. Mathematics is John`s favorite subject, while Civics (is, are) Andreas the preferred subject. Combine the following sentences with an appropriate form of verb indicated in parentheses. 9. The film, including all previews, (take, takes) about two hours to see. These themes are also unique, although they speak of a group of people. These words are irregular plural names (names that are not formed by adding -s) and they adopt the plural form of the verb: In this English lesson, you will learn some more advanced cases of subject-verb tuning that confuse many learners. These words always have the plural form of the verb: there is a debate about the word “data”! Technically, the data are plural (the singular shape is “date”). But in common usage, people often treat “data” as “information” – like a myriad of nostun that takes on a singular form. So both forms are correct: “The data is correct” and “The data is accurate.” To learn more about the “data debate,” click here and here. To refer to a single member of the police, we can say policeman or police — or the term neutral from a gender point of view. “How do you react when someone compliments you?” 19.
There were fifteen candies in that bag. Now there`s only one left! These words can be singular or plural depending on what follows them! “40% of people don`t support the new law.” Note: in British English, the “family” and “team” are often plural. “Some students won`t make it.” 21. Committee members (management, management) have very different lives in the private sector. “Half of the students come from another country.” 10. Players, as well as the captain, (wants, wants) to win. 6. The brothers and their sister are good at studying. 23. All CDs, even scratched, (are) in this case. 7. Students accompanied by their teacher had a picnic.
22. The Prime Minister, together with his wife, cordially greets the press. 2. Either my mother or my father (east, are) come to the assembly. “Men don`t usually like to buy clothes.” 5. George and Tamara (no, no) want to see this film. “Many houses in this area don`t have garages.” 3. A dictionary and an atlas are missing from the library. 7. One of my sisters (east, are) on a trip to France. 4.
Either my shoes or your coat (is, are) always on the floor. . 8. Man with all the birds (live, live) on my way. 20. The Committee (debate, debate) has carefully addressed these issues. 9. The children and their mothers are missing.
2. Many mangoes and bananas are available this season. “I don`t know if there`s anyone in the office.” 4. The Fuhrer and his brothers belong to the same tribe. 16. Eight dollars is the price of a movie these days.