QUIZ 1: SUBJECT VERB CONCORD
Many a flower ___blooming in the garden.
After many if we have A/AN ,we will use singular helping verb.
Akshat as well as his sisters ___ present in the party
along with , together with, with… such words and phrases take helping verb according to the first subjects.
He or I ____ guilty.
If we have II and I person together in a sentence, Auxiliary Verb will be according to the later subject.
Every book and every pen from my bag ____ lost.
If we have each or every before subject, it always take singular helping verb.
Not only the commander but also the soldiers ____ killed.
Not only -but also take helping verb according to the later subject. Later subject is PLURAL
Not only the stars but also the moon ____shinning brightly yesterday night.
Later subject MOON is singular. Not only -but also take helping verb according to the later subject.
Here ___ hidden the answer of this secret question.
Here/There takes a helping verb according to the number of its compliment. QUESTION-SINGULAR
Here ____hidden the answers of these secret questions.
Here/There takes a helping verb according to the number of its complement. QUESTIONS -PLURAL