We use a singular verb after either, neither, everyone, everyone and many has. If two names are linked to the first name. Fill the spaces with a verb that matches the theme. Among the options in brackets, select the right answer to fill the spaces. If the plural name is the name of a book, magazine or film, it is followed by a singular verb. Choose the correct form of the verb that matches the theme. If two individual nouns by either… the verb is still singular. 15. Mathematics (is, are) John`s favorite subject, while Civics (is) Andreas the preferred subject. If the plural noun refers to a certain quantity or quantity as a whole, the verb is generally singular. News is an innumerable noun in English and, as such, it is followed by a singular verb.
7. One of my sisters (east, are) on a trip to France. . 7. Treasure Island is one of the best pirate stories ever written. 10. Players, as well as the captain, (wants, wants) to win. .
. . . 16. Eight dollars (is, is) the price of a movie these days. Then click here for the right answers. (Opens a new window) . .
. 2.C is the only one of his novels worth reading. . 19. There were fifteen candies in that bag. Now there is (is) only one! . . 4. He is the only one among our politicians to be popular throughout the country. 1.C is one of the best images that have been published this year. 8. Man with all the birds (live, live) on my way.
4. Either my shoes or your coat (is, are) always on the floor. . . . 23. All CDs, even scratched, (are) in this case. 6.
One of his many qualities that come to mind is his modesty. 22. The Prime Minister, together with his wife, cordially greets the press. 21. Committee members (management, management) have very different lives in the private sector. 2. Either my mother or my father (east, are) come to the assembly. 3.
One of the officers suspected of treason was the major himself. 1. He asked me if any of the complainants was appropriate. 2. Each of these minerals is found in India. 3. Many people died at sea. 4. Either you or he`s wrong. 5. The prisoners received no food or water. 6.
Physics is a branch of science. 7. The news is too good to be true. 8. Plutarch`s life is an interesting story. 9. The commission presented its report. 10 km is a long time. 11. Justice and mercy allow it. 12.
The house with its contents was insured. . 9. The film, including all previews, (take, takes) about two hours to see. . 20. The Committee (debate, debate) has carefully addressed these issues. 5. George and Tamara (no, no) want to see this movie.