Subject-Verb Agreement – Exercise 1
This kind of handout occurs with Exercise 1 of Grammar Bytes! Get the answers by doing the online version of the exercise at this address: http://chompchomp.com/exercises.htm Directions: In the blank, utilize correct present tense form of the infinitive given at the outset of each word. 1 . to have: The broke windshield, in addition to the torn upholstery and rusted body, __________ made Ruth's old car difficult to sell. to be: This kind of week's National Inquisitor claims that right now there __________ photos of the Grube Ness List eating Elvis. to operate: At Tito's Taco Building __________ close friends who will products double meats into the burritos for free. to crawl: On the dining tables in the catalogue __________ the many germs that have escaped inside the hot inhale of industrious students. being: None with this breakfast that Lilly Mae cooked __________ fit to eat. to preference: non-e of those chocolate-broccoli muffins __________ great, either. to obtain: The whole reddish colored ant colony, including the full and all of her drones, __________ swarmed above Tommy's foot, stinging his ankles. for making: Fifteen gallons of delicious chocolate milk __________ Herbert the elephant a happy pachyderm. to hope: Everyone on the roller coaster, including Martha and Angie, __________ the fact that hot dogs, onion wedding rings, funnel pastry, and natural cotton candy will stay down throughout the twisting ride to arrive. to take the time: Neither Fred's ratty garments nor his sullen frame of mind __________ Esmeralda, who lets Fred pick-up the check every time that they dine away. to hug: That set of jeans __________ the curves of Hannah's body perfectly as tinfoil on a baked potato. to bother: Neither the coughing muffler nor the squeaky brakes __________ Ruth as much as the broken the airwaves in her old car. to receive: Florida alligators usually __________ severe stomach upset after eating poodles. to cling: Every kitten hair, sweets wrapper, and loose thread __________ to the super-charged polyester pants that Theodora likes to...