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Collection: Verbs & Adverbs Lesson 6: Subject Verb Agreement- I
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Subject Verb Agreement He play cricket. He play cricket. ly friends was watching the mat e Ram and Shyam is going to England this evening
Subject Verb Agreement The verb and the subject must agree in number and person The verb and the subject must agree in number and person
Subject Verb Agreement He plays cricket. e My friends were watching the match e Ram and Shyam are going to England this evening
Subject Verb Agreement When there are two or more disjoint subjects in a sentence, joined by and, verb form has to be plural e Examples Ram and Shyam are brothers. Sachin and Ganguly were amongst the greatest opening pairs ever. Raj and Simran make a fine coupl . make a fine couple.
Subject Verb Agreement At times there is just one subject in the sentence but that is denoted by two or more nouns (which are joined by and) In this case the verb form has to be singular. Example: e Example: e The captain and the wicket-keeper of the team, MS Dhoni, has been in fine form
Subject Verb Agreement * Two subjects when denote the same idea, then the verb is singular. e Examples Examples: Dal and chawal is my favorite comfort food The long and short of the matter is that Dhoni is the best person to lead the side at the moment.