Exercises Of Subject Verb Agreement For Class 6

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. B. Route: Read each sentence and select the correct verb in parentheses. Example: B. Read each sentence and turn the right verb (was or summer) to complete each sentence. (c) When a sentence begins with “there,” the verb corresponds to the actual subject that comes after the verb. John`s coming.

There are 50 students in my class. Rule 5a: Sometimes the subject is separated from the verb by such words, as with, as well as, next, no, etc. These words and phrases are not part of the subject. Ignore them and use a singular verb if the subject is singular. Route Examples: Select verbs in the following sentences. Also write on a sheet of paper the verb and its type (stretched verb, transitive / intransitive, etc.) (i) Sue moved from New York. (a) moved (b) Sue (c) New York (d) If the subject is plural but represents a single figure or quantity, a singular verb is required. 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.

Types of verbs How many verbs are there? In addition to the main categories of physical verbs, mental verbs and the state of being, there are several other types of verbs. In fact, there are more than ten different types of verbs that are grouped by function. In the simple form of the present, if the subject is a single name or pronounist, the verb takes the marker-s. The fundamental rule of subject-verb concord is that a singular subject (the doer of an action spoken of in the sentence) always adopts a singular verb (the action performed in the sentence), while a plural subject always adopts a plural verb. For example, insert the correct form of the current form of verbs into the spaces in the following sentences: 1. A good dictionary………….. A lot of things. (costs) 2. These five chairs………… A thousand rupees. (costs) 3.

Ten kilometers……….. A long walk. (be) 4. Sita……….. Next to my house. (live) 5. Bread and butter…………. Healthy food. (be) 6. One of these three boys………..

every year in his classroom. (situation) 7. My kite……….. very high in the sky. (Mouches) 8. You………….. It`s dark. (see) 9. All students of this school…………. English. 10. My lawn …………..

very beautiful in the spring. (see) Answers 1. Cost 2. Cost 3. is 4. lives 5. is 6. stands 7. Steal 8. Look 9.

learn 10. Question two. Choose the right verb and fill the spaces: (b) A singular subject is sometimes confused as plural, z.B.