Identifying Subject-Verb Agreement Errors

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which verb would correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence?

Either my sister or my brother _____ my math textbook.

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1.

Does the following sentence contain the correct verb?

The reason for my decisions is complicated.

2.

Which verb would correctly fill in the blank in the following sentence?

Everyone _____ at the carnival.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In this quiz and worksheet, you will practice subject-verb agreement through a series of fill-in-the-blank questions where you will have to select the correct verb that agrees with the subject of each sentence.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Practice the following with these assessments:

  • Using verbs
  • Defining verb
  • Compound subjects
  • Simple sentences

Skills Practiced

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve subject-verb agreement practice problems
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding compound subjects
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define verb

Additional Learning

For more, please review the lesson entitled Identifying Subject-Verb Agreement Errors. With this lesson, you can accomplish the following objectives:

  • Find errors in subject-verb agreement
  • Compare single and plural verbs
  • Define pronoun
  • Identify examples of indefinite pronouns
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