SUBJECT VERB AGREEMENT with CORRELATIVE CONJUNCTION

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Published on February 19, 2014

Author: gwapakoanasimama

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This is originally with hyperlink.
Review part is about SVA with prepositional phrases

WELCOME!

REVIEW The people in the mall (is, are) very angry because of the high prices.

REVIEW The cat, together with the dog and the pig, (take, takes) the fish on the table.

LOGO QUIZ

FOUR PICS ONE WORD

SUBJECT VERB AGREEMENT Either or the (Homer) (ladies) are coming here tonight.

SUBJECT VERB AGREEMENT Either the or (ladies) is coming here tonight. (Homer)

SUBJECT VERB AGREEMENT Neither the nor (penguins) is extinct. (the cat)

SUBJECT VERB AGREEMENT Neither the nor (the cat) (the penguins) are extinct.

WHAT is the rule in correlative conjunctions then?

In subject-verb agreement… If a sentence has two subjects connected by or/nor, either/or, or neither/nor, the verb must agree with the second subject (the subject closer to the verb).

EXERCISES DETERMINE THE CORRECT VERB THAT SHOULD BE USED IN THE FOLLOWING SENTENCES.

EXERCISES Neither Rolly nor Joshua _______ scolded by the teacher. IS ARE

HMMMM….

AMAZINNNNNGG!

EXERCISES Either bears or rabbits ______ hunted by poachers in the forest. IS ARE

GOTTA PROB, BRO?

WHATTA STYLE!

EXERCISES Either Vhong or Deneice and Cedrick ________ to jail. GO GOES

WANT SOME FOOD?

CONGRATULATIONS!!

EXERCISES Neither Ferb nor Phineas _______ been busted by Candace. has have

fL!&^Ak&#!!!!

ROCK N’ ROLL BABY!

QUIZ!

QUIZ 1. Neither the dogs nor the cat (is/are) very hungry.

QUIZ 2. Either the boy or the girls (walk/walks) in the evening.

QUIZ 3. Neither my sisters nor my mother (is/are) going to sell the house.

QUIZ 4. Either my father or my brothers (sell, sells) the car.

QUIZ 5. Either the students or the teacher (is, are) right!

THE END!

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