Today we are talking about a delicate kind of sentence that causes you to make a mistake with the agreement between the subject verb. As we all learned in school, a single subject corresponds to a singular verb, and a plural subject corresponds to a plural verb. But sometimes other parts of the sentence stand in your way and confuse you. Here is an example of the kind of sentence we are talking about: “The main attractions of the museum were art.” Or was it “the main attractions of the museum, it was art”? In the example above, the plural corresponds to the actors of the subject. 10-A. Using one of these is a pluralistic verb. Some names whose groups of names may be singular or plural, depending on their meaning in individual sentences. Although these names appear as plural because they end up in s, they actually refer only to one thing that consists of smaller and innumerable pieces. They are therefore considered unique.
A third group of indeterminate pronouns takes either a singular or plural verb, depending on the pronouns that have meaning in the sentence. Look at them carefully. What form of verb to use in this case? Should the verb be singular to accept in one word? Or should the verb be plural to accept the other? Pronouns are neither singular nor singular and require singular verbs, even if they seem, in a certain sense, to refer to two things. 2. If two or more individual names or pronouns are bound by or even, use a singular verb. Since they can describe either the individuals in the group (more than one plural) or the group as a single entity (one singular person), these nouns pose particular problems. Some names are regularly plural in form, but singularly in the sense. There are a few occasions when we should use singular verbs.
Expressions like everyone, everyone, everyone, person and person must be followed by a singular verb. The names of sports teams that do not end in “s” take a plural verb: the Miami Heat have searched, the Connecticut Sun hopes that new talent . You`ll find help solving this problem in the plural section. Well, you know, not being wrongly attracted to “desserts” is the preacher nopun. Instead, let`s identify the subject. It is “the real draw” that is unique. Therefore, the verb must be “is”: The rules of agreement do not apply to have if they are used as second-hand assistants in a couple. Before we can answer the question “was” or “was” in the museum`s sentence, we need to define the problem. The source of the riddle is what is called a distracted predicate.
A predicate is what provides information on the subject (1). In the museum`s sentence, the predictive nobisse is “art,” a singular word. On the other hand, the theme “Star attractions” is plural.