Pls experts can insert u pls the 12 main points of the subject-use agreement or are` in the following sentences: 1. Es …… two boys standing there. 2. There………. many students at school. 3. Today there is ………. A lot of boys are absent from the class. 4.
If you need money, there is ……… A few in my pocket. 5. There ……… Sixteen players selected to travel to Australia. 6. There………. a proper balance of emotions and intelligence in him.
7. There …….. Nothing that could be so rejoicing. 8. ……….. someone? 9. There ……… No light here. 10. Like……… total darkness inside.
Answers: 1. are 2. are 3. are 4. are 5. are 6. is 6. is 8. is 8. is 9.
is 10. is (b) A singular subject is sometimes confused as plural, z.B. when it begins with (one of, neither, nor, etc. Remember that they should be considered singular. Every one of you is wrong. None of them work here. A teacher teaches English. Types of verbs Verbs A word of action indicates what the subject is doing. (build, laugh, walk, express) or exist. (is, are, were, were) Examples: 15.
Mathematics (is, are) John`s favorite subject, while Civics (are) Andreas the favorite subject. Question 3. Highlight the verbs in the sentences below and indicate whether they are in the active or passive voice. (i) Sita loves Savitri. (ii) The wall is built by the mason. (iii) Some boys helped the injured man. (iv) The man killed the snake. v) The food prepared by Asha was eaten by Ram. Answer: (i) Sita loves Savitri. – (Active) (ii) The wall is built by the mason. – (Passive) (iii) Some boys helped the injured.
– (Active) (iv) Man killed the snake. – (Active) (v) The food prepared by Asha was eaten by Ram. Prepared — (Active) has been eaten – (Passive) But it must be taken into account that if the individuals who make up the collective noun are thought of, it can take a plural verb. Example: A helping verb indicates when the action of a sentence takes place. The verb helping has several forms on, is, are, were and will be. Examples: two or more subjects, linked by `or`, `nor`, `neither`, `neither` or `nor`, take a verb in the singular. Example: (ii) Can, must, must and must and auxiliaries have and should not have “s” in singular or plural. What the Lord will ask, the servant will do.
The servants will do what they ask. If “wants” is a complete verb meaning desire, it follows the rule for most other verbs and accepts `-s` if the subject is a singular third person. No matter what God wants, man cannot change. Words that end with `y` and have a consonant before that `y` the `y` in T and `-it is added if the subject is a singular third person. Ram`s counting on me. He`s doing his best. He`s flying a kite. Transitive and intransitive verbs An intransitive verb may be alone in the predicate because its meaning is complete. Example: A verb must correspond in number and in person with its subject. (a) If the subject is a third person is singular, most English verbs end in -s or -it, but there are no -s or -it in plural third. He goes to school. You go to school.
Sita goes to school. Sita and Rama go to school. They`re eating a mango. Ram eats a mango. Exceptions (i) The verb `be` and its forms are an exception to this rule: it is a friend. I`m your friend. They`re friends. When individual subjects have “everyone” or “all” in front of them, the verb is usually singular. Example: The word hair takes the singular verb or plural verb, Give the example If a plural noun comes between a singular subject and its verb, the verb used is singularly in form.