5 Rule 4: On the other hand, there is an indefinite pronoun, none, rule 4: On the other hand, there is an indefinite pronoun, none that can be singular or plural; Often, it doesn`t matter if you use a singular or plural verb – unless something else in the sentence determines its number. None of you take responsibility for this incident? None of you take responsibility for this incident? None of the students did their homework. 8 Rule 7: In informal writing, none of them sometimes adopts a plural verb if these pronouns are followed by a prepositional sentence beginning with von. This is especially true for interrogative constructions Has any of you two clowns read the task? Do any of you take that seriously? 10 Rule 9: Words here and there are never subjects. There are two reasons for this [plural subject]. There is no reason for that. Here are two apples. 15 Rule 14: On the other hand, some words ending in -s refer to a single thing, but are nevertheless plural and require a plural verb. My fortune was wiped out during the Depression. The income of the average worker has increased dramatically. Our thanks go to the workers who supported the union.

14 Rule 13: Some words end in -s and appear to be plural, but are actually singular and require singular verbs. The news from the front is bad. Measles is a dangerous disease for pregnant women. Antecedent of world literary pronouns. Fill out the entrance ticket for pronoun precursors now. 13 Rule 12: Words such as glasses, pants, pliers and scissors are considered plural (and require plural verbs) unless they are preceded by the pair of sentences of (in which case, the pair of words becomes the subject). My glasses were lying on the bed. My pants were torn. Plaid pants are in the closet. By: Jenin, Safana and Margaret.

 Verbs are sometimes called “action words”. Many verbs are defined as the act of “doing” something.  As . . .

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