B. Edit the sentences below to solve problems with the subject verb contract and write the edited sentence. If a sentence is correct, write „correctly.“ Example: Tags: cbse klasse 8 WorksheetsMacmillan English Ferry class 8 The title of a book, a play, a story, a musical composition and the name of a country, although the plural adopts a singular verb in its form. Example: 4. Either my shoes or your coat (is, are) always on the floor. 9. The film, including all previews, (take, takes) about two hours to see. Fill the spaces and choose an appropriate word in the box for each raw piece: 1. What have you learned from the history of the Oscar? 2. What does the jury decide on the prizes? 3. By whom are the awards sponsored? This grammar section explains English grammar in a clear and simple way. There are examples of phrases to show how the language is used. 1.
Meena and her parents (visits/visits) often each other. 2. Cups or glasses (are) in the dishwasher. 3. Veena and Firoz (needs/needs) a trip to work. 4. There is a dog, a cat and a bird in the garage. 5.
Neither Madan nor his brothers were at the party. 6. Here in the main ring of the circus (comes/comes) the elephants formed. 7. Either the workers or the boss (book/book) the goods. 8. The committee works hard for better schools. 9. There are (east/are) many things to do before the holidays. 10. The members of the jury were unanimous in their decision. 16.
Eight dollars (is, is) the price of a movie these days. Fill out the drafts in the following sentences under the best option of parentheses: 1. The quality of apples (was/waren/waren/haben) is not good. 2. Fire and water (do/do/did/done/ done) do not match. 3. The weather and tides (wait/wait/wait/wait) for none. 4. Justice, as well as mercy (authorize/authorized/authorized/authorized). 5. Neither the teacher nor the students (east/am/was) at school.
6. Many men (have/are/are) have done so. 7. Messages (was/were/had/has) though. 8. The committee is divided on a small point. 9. The United States (east/are/a)) a large navy. 10. Everyone ran as fast as he (can/can/can/will). Answers: 1. was 2.
3. Wait 4. Permit 5. are 6. has 7. was 8. are 9. 10. could 22.
The Prime Minister, with his wife, cordially greets the press. 7. One of my sisters (east, are) on a trip to France. 11. Ravi as well as his brother ……. Cricket is good. (Plays/plays) It should be noted that the article is used only once if both names relate to the same person.