Questions tagged with agreement

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Usage of their with plurals
This has been bothering me for years! Can someone please weigh in on the correct usage of the word "their" ...
possesive singular plural agreement 0 votes, asked May 13 by Robert Hodes
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Which verb?
From this Union was born John and Tony OR were born John and Tony????
subject verb agreement +1 vote, asked May 06 by Nancy Sasgen
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food (countable\uncountable)
Hello! I have a question in the sentence "The best food for a party is crisps, chips, snacks , juice,etc" ...
food countable Uncountable agreement noun +1 vote, asked Apr 21 by Regina
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Which one should be considered a subject of the sentence?
Recently, one of my students asked me a question for which he needed to detect a grammatical error in a ...
grammar subject-verb agreement relative-clauses +1 vote, asked Apr 16 by John Song
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About Subject Verb Agreement
Which one is correct? Does anybody has/have any idea? Does anybody has/have a idea? Warmest Regards Babar
subject-verb agreement 0 votes, asked Sep 29 '15 by Babar Saeed
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Pronoun
In this sentence, which pronoun would one use?"I describe (his, him) dancing in the leaves."
pronoun agreement verb 0 votes, asked Sep 28 '15 by Mallory
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Subject and verb agreements
I go with the first sentence is correct but I am not sure. Which one is correct? I'm looking for ...
subject verb agreement 0 votes, asked Jul 15 '15 by Yena A.
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subject verb agreement
Reading is fundamental. Books are fundamental. Which combined sentence is correct? Reading books is fundamental. or Reading books are fundamental.
subject-verb agreement 0 votes, asked Jul 02 '15 by Jason Woods
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Problem interpreting sentence.
I can't undertand the meaning of the following sentece: "For instance, if the loan was floating and the change in ...
verb interpretation semantics conju agreement 0 votes, asked May 20 '15 by lucas farias
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Subject-Verb Agreement With a List
In the following sentence: "Below is a list of changes that is required in order to successfully continue to transfer ...
subject-verb agreement 0 votes, asked May 05 '15 by Charles Cantrell
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family of familes
Which of the following sentences are correct? As a result, people have less of a connection with their family. or ...
people family nouns agreement plural 0 votes, asked Apr 11 '15 by Joe
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Which sentence is grammatically correct and why?
1 in 5 women will experience violence in their lifetime. OR 1 in 5 women will experience violence in her ...
grammar pronoun agreement 0 votes, asked Nov 08 '14 by Sara
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subject verb agreement
In a book I saw the sentence" a man of abilities ARE needed." I'm really confused for I think that ...
agreement number 0 votes, asked Oct 11 '14 by Triton
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Subject-verb agreement when a preposional phrase follows the subject
Merriam Webster gives: "Grammar is the set of rules that explain how words are used in a language." I believe ...
subject verb agreement +1 vote, asked Sep 29 '14 by Mark McDowell
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Would plural subject followed by adjective require singular or plural verb?
Which is correct? Cities represented (have or has) grown.
noun verb agreement 0 votes, asked Sep 25 '14 by Maria
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Subject Verb Agreement
OK, can someone please give me feedback on the following sentences: 1) I personally think the beer and skittles have ...
subject verb agreement 0 votes, asked Aug 25 '14 by creztor
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there is vs. there are
Is the growing use / acceptance of there is - usually in contracted form - a symptom of our society's ...
subject verb agreement 0 votes, asked Feb 18 '14 by ...........
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Verbs in Incomplete Comparisons?
Consider the following sentence: "You cannot format text like I do." Is this an incomplete comparison? A friend told me ...
incomplete COMPARISONS Verbs agreement 0 votes, asked Feb 11 '14 by Derek Lipkin
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Subject Verb Agreement with "That"
Which is correct? I believe it is required of a pastor that he loves God and lets God lead him, ...
subject verb agreement subject-verb 0 votes, asked Jul 23 '13 by Becky Powers
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Subject-verb agreement
Why is it sometimes I see a definite article + subject, plural, listed + singular verb? For example, the time ...
subject-verb agreement plural 0 votes, asked Jun 06 '13 by Phoebe
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subject verb agreement
One eligibility process and one ID card simplifies/simplify the administrative burden. I believe there are two subjects, therefore the correct ...
subjects verb subject-verb agreement 0 votes, asked Jun 26 '12 by Margaret
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