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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Verb Agreement Singular Subject Plural Object

If it is a plural, use a plural code. Anyone who uses a plural bural with a collective must be precise – and consistent too. This should not be done recklessly. The following is the kind of flawed sentence we often see and hear today: They do NOT apply to other helping verbs, how can, could, should, should, could, could, would, would, would want, should. Rule 5a. Sometimes the subject is separated from the verb by words like with, as well as, next to it, not, etc. These words and phrases are not part of the topic. Ignore them and use a singular if the subject is singular. What if one part of the compound subject is singular and the other is plural? The verb in such constructions is obvious or is. However, the subject does not come before the verb. In informal writings, none, and both sometimes take on a plural veneer, when these pronouns are followed by a prepositional sentence that begins with .

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posted by Joe Schwartz - J. Schwartz,llc at 2:30 pm  

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