Insert the correct form of verbs into the spaces in the following sentences: 1. A good dictionary……… A lot of things. (costs) 2. These five chairs ……… A thousand rupees. (costs) 3. Ten kilometres……… A long walk. (be) 4. Sita ………
Next to my house. (live) 5. Bread and butter…….. Healthy food. (be) 6. One of these three boys ……… every year in his classroom. (situation) 7. My kite ……… very high in the sky.
(Mouches) 8. You ……… It`s dark. (lok) 9. All the students of this school ……… English. 10. My lawn……… very beautiful in the spring. (see) Answers: 1. Cost 2.
Cost 3. is 4. lives 5. is 6. is 7. Steal 8. Look 9. Words that are linked to a singular theme, with, in addition or by increasing and therefore have no influence on the number of verbs. If z.B two names refer to the same person or person, the verb must be singular.
If z.B. two themes together express an idea, the verb will be in the singular. For example: Question 2. Specify whether the verbs highlighted in the following sentences have been used in their transitive or intransitive forms. i) The ants fought against the wasps. (ii) Some ants struggle hard. (iii) Ring the bell, Rama. The title of a book, play, history, musical composition and the name of a country, although plural in the form of a singular verb. For example, can you imagine verbs for actions you completed today? You may have brushed your teeth, put on your shoes, smiled at your friend and buzzed with your water. For the rest of the day, think about what you`re doing. What verbs can you imagine? A collective name takes on a singular verb when the collection is considered a whole. Example: Question 3.
Highlight the verbs in the sentences below and indicate whether they are in the active or passive voice. (i) Sita loves Savitri. (ii) The wall is built by the mason. (iii) Some boys helped the injured man. (iv) The man killed the snake. v) The food prepared by Asha was eaten by Ram. Answer: (i) Sita loves Savitri. – (Active) (ii) The wall is built by the mason. – (Passive) (iii) Some boys helped the injured. – (Active) (iv) Man killed the snake. – (Active) (v) The food prepared by Asha was eaten by Ram. Prepared — (Active) has been eaten – (Passive) If the subjects related by `or` are `still` of different numbers, the verb must be plural, and the plural subject must be placed next to the verb.
For example, he is a good boy. (Singular subject, singular verb) They are good players (plural subject, plural verb) If two or more singular subjects are linked to each other by `and` a plural verb is used.