Rules Of Subject Verb Agreement For Grade 8


Indicate whether the underlined verbs in the sentences below were used in their transitive or intransform form. (i) The ants fought the wasps. (ii) Some ants fight violently. Iii) Ring the bell, Rama. (iv) The vessel was dispatched promptly. (v) This horse never walks. Answer: i) Transitive (ii) Intransitiv (iii) Transitive (iv) Intransitiv (v) Intransitive Joe should not be followed by, was not, since Joe is singular? But Joe isn`t really there, so let`s say we weren`t there. The sentence demonstrates the subjunctive mind used to express hypothetical, desiring, imaginary, or objectively contradictory things. The subjunctive connects singular subjects to what we usually think of as a plural rush. 9.

If the subjects are the two singular and are connected by the words “or”, “ni”, ni”, “soit” or “not only/but also”, the verb is singular.