Here are the answers to the “practice of subject-verb agreement” activity. The figures refer to the “subject-verb rules agreement.” 5. The issue of taxation (no, no) belongs to this discussion. Article 4 7. Fifteen minutes (is, are) enough time for this exercise. Article 2 3. Each of his sons (a, succeeded). Rules 4 and 5 4. The case of the missing butler is one of those books that are (are) easy to put on. (Rule 6 The case of the missing butler is one of these books.
These books are easy to drop off.) 17. Someone in Mr. Brown`s class is sure they have the information we need. Article 4 20. Two weeks (is, are) enough for a trip of this length. Article 2 23. Here is (here, are) your ticket and your receipt. (Rule 1 Reverse sentence: your ticket and receipt are here) 1. The costs of its explorations were paid by scientific companies. Article 4 2. Neither the president nor the FBI were prepared to release information. Article 3 8.
There are (seem) a lot of arguments on both sides. (Rule 1 Reverse sentence: Many arguments seem to be there) 25. The occupation of the characters (including, including) a baby and a grandfather. Article 4 12. The mayor of the city and the governor of the state (were, were) in the conference. (Two people: it`s like “Jack and Jill were at the conference.”) 10. The beautiful Amberson (is, are) worthy of reading. 11.
Most of Roosevelt`s documents (were) made available to the public. Article 4 19. (There are, there are) not many disinterested people in the world. (Rule 1 Reverse the sentence: disinterested people are there) 16. Fruits on arrears (see, look) tempting. Article 4 15. Probably some of the oranges (no, no) ripen by April. Article 4 24. Each of the rooms has a colour TV. Rules 4 and 5 18.
College life and high school life (are) very different. (Two things: it`s like “bananas and oranges are very different.”) 13.C`s for me (no matter where you go). 22. Each cheese (was, were) tested by the inspector. Rules 4 and 5 21. She is one of those people who is never ready in time. (Article 6 She is one of those people. These people are never ready in time.) 14. All those who live in these apartments (agree with me, agree with me). Article 5 6. Either your learning habits or your attitude (is, are) causes your problems at school.