Subject and Verb Agreement
North Dakota Academic Content Education Standards. What Is Subject and Verb Agreement? Whether a word is singular or plural is called its number. In a sentence, the subject and the verb must agree in number. Singular subject = singular verb; Plural subject = plural verb. The subject of a sentence is not found in the prepositional phrase. The coach, along with the soccer players, is celebrating. The subject of the sentence is coach, not soccer players, so the subject is singular. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
North Dakota Academic Content Standards
ND.7.L. Language Standards
Conventions of Standard English
7.L.1. Within the context of authentic English writing and speaking…
7.L.1.e. Form and use verbs in the active and passive voice.
7.L.1.i. Recognize and correct inappropriate shifts in verb tense.
NewPath Learning resources are fully aligned to US Education Standards. Select a standard below to view correlations to your selected resource: