Some other school and university subjects work in the same way. Guess what are the topics that emerge from the indications. 9. Distances, weights, etc.: For distances, weight, size or sum of money, we use a singular verb, even if the subject is plural: countless subjects like furniture, sugar, rice, equipment, etc. are considered singular subjects and receive a singular verb. Statement *: If the subjects associated with «or» or «nor» are different people, the verb must personally correspond to the subject that places it in second place. 15. Mathematics (is, are) John`s favorite subject, while civics (is, are) Andreas` favorite subject. A.6.
Fill in the gaps with appropriate verbs to complete this biography of Rickety Ron. 5. One of + plural subject: if the subject is composed of a «subject of + plural», the verb is singular: 15. Some nouns, which seem to be plural when a pair is preceded by them, adopt a singular verb, for example, shoes, scissors, pants, etc. A.3. List the dialogue topics in A1 under the following headings. One was given as an example of a declaration *: Two or more singular nouns that are related by `and` are usually followed by a plural verblage followed by `. The second rule for DieKord is that the subject is «one of + plural subject» singular and the verb with it is also singular.
The sixth rule is that words like anyone, each, are none and «many a» are followed by a singular verb. The twelfth rule is that nouns such as amends, archives, compasses, glasses, trousers are always considered plural, and that the co-folded verb is also plural. But when used with «a couple of», they are considered singular. Then the attached verb form also becomes singular. Fill in the blanks with a verb form that matches the object. The ninth rule of the consecration of subjects states that if distances, weights, or quantities represent a fixed unit or size, they are treated as singular and the folded verb is also singular. Select the correct form of the verb that corresponds to the subject. 17. If a singular subject is associated by and in addition to, except, etc., with another noun or pronoun, we use a singular verb. B.1. Work in pairs. Write down five questions with some of the names listed in B.