Subject-Verb Agreement With Interrupting Words

Don`t be fooled by phrases like with, in addition and with. They can also make subjects look plural. However, the words that follow these sentences are not part of the real topic. In the same way that a singular is used with a sum of money, a singular is used with a period of time. If the subject was plural, the verbs would have to change shape to match the subject. The rules for time are very similar to the rules for money when it comes to the subject-verb agreement. Professional tip: Subjects and verbs within the same sentences should match in number, while verbs should match in separate sentences in the same sentence in the temporal form. Money is difficult when it comes to the subject-verb agreement, as there are specific rules for referring to a sum of money against the dollar or the penny itself. A verb must correspond in number to its subject.

A singular subject must be intersected with a singular and a plural meeting with a plural veneer. . . .

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