Exercises On Subject Verb Agreement Class 9

8. Two or more names: If two or more names act as subjects, a plural verb is used: Rule 6: Use a singular verb with distances, periods, sums of money, etc. if they are considered a unit. Article 11. Names such as food, furniture, crockery, stationery, etc. are singular, so the verb must be singular. Examples: Question 3. Enter a verb in the drafts in accordance with its theme. (a) No news………………. Good news. (b) The girl and the boy………………

Missing. (c) A third of the city………………. flooded. (d) “The Three Idiots” ……………. Director: Raju Hirani. e) Bhagwan Das, the writer, and the poet, ………………. death. (f) saffron, white and green………………. The colours of the Indian flag. g) chicken and cheese…………….

My favorite breakfast. (h) the crew………………… Forced to get off the plane. (i) The ship with its crew, …………… untraceable. j) No one agreed. there………………………. many objections to the proposal. Answer: (a) is (b) have /c(c) is (e) is (f) is (g) is /was (i) was /was (d) but if these names are used without `a pair`, they take a plural verb: Rule 1: If there are two subjects in a sentence, bound to and, the verb is always plural.

Article 2. Two or more individual nouns or pronouns that are bound by “and” usually take a plural verb. Examples: For example, Ram and Shyam go on the market. Exception 1: If there are two subjects in a sentence, bound to and preceded by each, then the verb is always singular. 19. If two or more subjects are related by nor or or related, the verb is used according to the number of the nearest name: Directions: Emphasize the correct verb in these sentences. 1. Sohna (running, running) every day in the park. 2.

Dogs (bark, barking, etc.) in strangers. 3. Tom and Maya (are, are) at the movies. 4. The game (was, was) exciting. 5. You (worries, worries) too. 6. They (studies, studies) every night. 7.

Black or white (is, are) your choice. 8.C was (was) amazing. 9. These (is, are) pretty shoes. 10. The cat or dog (east, are) in the yard. 20. A collective name such as the jury, committee, family, etc., takes a singular verb when it is considered an entity.

But when they are considered individuals, they take a plural verb: 7. “there” introduction: the verb must correspond to the actual subject that follows the introduction. If the subject is singular, then a singular verb will follow.