Subject-Verb Agreement

Subject-verb Agreement: The Sore Thumb of Grammar
A singular subject demands a singular verb; a plural subject demands a plural verb. Ah, if it were only that simple. This power point presentation describes the rule with examples.

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Making Subjects and Verbs Agree
The rules in brief with illustrations.

"The Verb's the Word"
from The Writer's Block by Nancy Lawler Dickhute. The Nebraska Lawyer, July 2001.
This article focuses on eliminating problems with subjects and their predicates (verbs) with examples from legal writing.

Subject-Verb Agreement Exercise 1

Subject-Verb Agreement Exercise 2

Subject-Verb Agreement Exercise 3

Subject-Verb Agreement Exercise 4

Practice on Nouns and Noncount Nouns

Usage & Grammar

Subject-Verb Agreement

Pronoun References



Colons & Semi-Colons


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