Worksheet On Subject Verb Agreement For Class 8

lives 5. is 6. stands 7. flies 8. Show 9. Learning A collective noun takes on a singular verb when the collection is considered a whole. Example: If two subjects express an idea together, the verb will be in the singular. Example: Irregular verbs Irregular verbs change completely in the past tense. Unlike regular verbs, past forms of irregular verbs are not formed by adding ed. Example: The title of a book, a play, the history, musical composition and name of a country, although the plural takes a singular verb.

For example, paste the correct shape of the present into the spaces. Verbs are in parentheses. 1. A new home ….. a lot of money. (Costs) 2. The new car ….. like clappers.

(run) 3. Most things…….. more than before. (Costs) 4. This aircraft ……. faster than sound. (in flight) 5. The lawn …….

nice in summer. (watch) 6. These children ……. very healthy. (watch) 7. One of the players……. of my village. (coming) 8. These people ….. to us in their own cars. (coming) Answers: 1.

Costs 2. operation 3. Costs 4. flies 5. Looks like 6. Show 7. comes 8. When a plural noun is between a singular subject and its verb, the verb used is singular. Example: Question 2. Please clarify whether the underlined verbs in the sentences below were used in their transitive or intransitive form. (i) The ants fought the wasps.

(ii) Some ants fight fiercely. .