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Sentence Agreement: Avoiding Faulty Collective Ownership

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Choose the option that corrects the following faulty collective ownership error.

Expensive cars should have a good sound system.

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1. Choose the sentence that contains a faulty collective ownership error.

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Choose the option that corrects the following faulty collective ownership error.

All of the dogs at the animal shelter have to wear a collar.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Noun pluralization is an oft forgotten factor when constructing a sentence. Learn all about this issue with our interactive quiz. You'll gauge your ability to identify and alter sentences with faulty collective ownership.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This worksheet and quiz will test you on your ability to:

  • Identify a sentence suffering from faulty collective ownership
  • Correct a faulty collective ownership error
  • Identify when to pluralize nouns in sentences correctly

Skills Practiced

Use these skills when working with the worksheet and quiz:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of plural nouns and collective ownership
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about collective ownership
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding faulty collective ownership in sentence construction

Additional Learning

The corresponding lesson, Sentence Agreement: Avoiding Faulty Collective Ownership, will prepare you to:

  • Explain what we mean by faulty collective ownership
  • Determine whether a sentence has properly pluralized nouns
  • Correct a sentence in order to avoid mismatched nouns
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