Verb Agreement Exercises For Grade 8

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: (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. If the subjects related to `or`, `nor` have different numbers, the verb must be plural and the plural subject should be placed next to the verb. Example: Some names, which are plural in form, but which are singularly in the sense, take a singular verb. Example: In each of the following sentences, an appropriate verb is delivered in accordance with its subject:- A link links a name or adjective in the predicate to the subject. The forms of the verb `be` are the most common links. The binding verbs can be used in all three voltage times. Two or more subjects, linked by `or`, `nor`, `neither` or `nor`, take a verb in the singular. For example, if two nouns relate to the same person or the same thing, the verb must be singular. Example: a transitive verb requires a direct object to complete its meaning.

The meaning of a sentence with a transitive verb is not complete without a direct object. Verb A verb says what something does or exists. Examples: B. Edit the following sentences to solve problems related to the subject-verb chord and write the edited sentence. If a sentence is correct, write “correctly.” Example: If two or more individual subjects are linked by `and` with each other, the plural verb is used. Example: Irregular verbs Irregular verbs change completely in the past. Unlike regular verbs, past forms of tension of irregular verbs are not formed by the addition of ed. Example: (d) If the subject is plural but represents a single figure or quantity, it takes a singular verb.

One hundred kilometres is a long distance. A thousand rupees is not much these days. Dal and Roti are a dinner in northern India. A Thousand Leagues Under The Sea is a famous novel. If the subject of the verb is a relative pronoun, it is important to ensure that the verb in number and in person matches the parent`s precursor. For example, it must be taken into account that if the individuals who make up the collective noun are thought of, it can take a plural. Example: Action Verbs While there are several types of verbs, today`s lesson focuses on action verbs.

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