18 English and history are my two favorite subjects. Neither the students nor the teacher know that there will be a fire drill today. Neither the dog nor the kitten is ready to eat the leftover meat. The football team (will) win the championship game. 16 If a subject has linked two or more parts to “or” or “nor,” the verb must correspond to the part of the subject that is – with the verb. NEAREST / CLOSEST 8 RULE 4: Topics related by Gold or Nor RULE: If a subject has two or more parts related by the words “or” or “nor,” the verb must be wrong with the part of the subject, the `false`: Neither the president nor the vice-president are aware of the changes in the plan. That is true: neither the president nor the vice-president is aware of the changes to the plan. 4 Rule of the subject and the rule of verb 2: Separated by words – RULE: If words between the word are used, an error of inconsistency may occur. It is important to remember that an object of a `is never the subject of the sentence`. 2 SUBJECT-VERB AGREEMENT Rule 1: BASIC RULE: A verb must match its verb – in number and in person.
In other words, if the subject is – the verb must be plural. 13 A verb must be associated with its subject in _____________________and – When words come between the subject and the verb, an error in the subject or verb correspondence may occur. It is important to remember that an object of a `is never the subject of the sentence`. NUMBER PERSON PREPOSITION 6 Notes on the subject-verbal-agreement Singulier – A plural – more than one sound for the most part (not always but) if the subject is singular, then the verb ends with an “S”. If the subject is plural, then the verb will not end with an “S.” Examples: The cat meows. (The singular) Cats cow me. (plural) There are exceptions to this rule.