Business is the subject, so the right pronoun should be “that.” Rule 12 Usually, the subject in one sentence always precedes the verb, but sometimes they can reverse that order, so that the verb is in front of the subject. Rule-16 If two different singular substrates express an idea, the verb should be in the singular form. 16. His parents were angry with him (a)/ because two thousand rupees (b) / were spent by him for useless objects. (c)/ No errorSolution: the error is partly (c) of the sentence. If the combination of the “numeraladjektiv – pluriural noun” gives an impression of a value, distance, height or weight, etc., the verb should be in a singular form. In part (c), the verb should therefore be “what” rather than “were.” 5. Subject-verb contract with EACH – A) EACH and EVERY are used with singular verbs and give a singular meaning. Today, we are introducing study notes on the rules of the association agreement of subjects and examples of verbal agreements: the names of countries are still singularly. Some names such as West India and the United States seem to be plural because they end in s, but they are unique.
But in sport, while players refer, the name of the country is followed by the plural. Examples: 6. Neither Ravi nor his parents (a) / were willing to accept (b) / their mistake. (c)/ No errorSolution: the error is part (b) of the sentence. If two names by “not only …. but are also, “neither…. again,” “either…. or, the verb corresponds to its adjoining name. In the given sentence, the subject next to the verb is “their parents,” which is plural, so the verb should also be kept as plural. The aim was to replace “what” with “were.” Z.B. Where are the pieces of this puzzle? (The subject is not this puzzle, but it is the pieces of this puzzle, so the theme is plural) 11. The number of accidents increases (a) / trend (b) / on the Delhi metro line.
(c)/ No error solution: the error remains part of the sentence. Among them” always follows a plural name, but a singular verb. Thus, “are” should be replaced by “East.” 8. This is not Vikash, but his friends (a) / were found (b) / involved in the conspiracy. (c)/ No errorSolution: the error is part (b) of the sentence. If two subjects by “not” or “not…. Rule 11 Don`t get confused by the words that come between the subject and the verb; they have no influence on the rule of agreement. For example, the dog that hunts squirrels belongs to Bridget. Everyone, everyone, everyone, someone, someone, no one, no one, no one, one, everyone, many has, more than one are treated as singular. We use a singular verb, a singular pronosun and a singular noun with them. A) But if the two names that are bound by and together represent the same person, the verb used will be singular.