Ch 3: Subject-Verb Agreement

About This Chapter

View video lessons to refresh your memory of subject-verb agreement rules. Study complex subject-verb agreements and verb tense while learning how to identify grammatical errors in sentences.

Subject-Verb Agreement - Chapter Summary

Subject-verb agreement can be tricky. This chapter's video lessons help you strengthen your skills in matching the correct verb with the right subject. Instructors explain how to handle cases of complex subject-verb agreement, such as sentences with uncommon nouns or compound subjects. You'll also review verb tense and practice picking out errors in agreement. After watching the videos in the chapter, you should be prepared to:

  • Ensure agreement between verbs and uncommon nouns and pronouns
  • Pick out subject-verb agreement errors in sentences
  • Use proper subject-verb agreement in sentences with inverted word order and interrupting phrases
  • Select verbs that agree with compound subjects
  • Ensure subjects, verbs and verb tense are in agreement
  • Identify verb tense mistakes in sentences

Our professional instructors and video lessons make learning fun and convenient. The videos, which are usually under 10 minutes in length, contain tags so that you can go back and review examples as desired. In addition, the lessons include transcripts that often have links to text lessons with more information about important terms. Once you've studied, you can test your subject-verb agreement knowledge by taking the multiple-choice lesson quizzes.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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