The subject and the verb are the most important elements of a sentence. The relationship between the subject and the verb depends on two themes: the person and the number. The verb of a sentence must correspond to the subject in terms of person and number. If a noun or pronoun is related to another name or pronoun using words as with, as well as, in addition, with, no less and other similar expressions, the verb is singular. The names of sports teams that do not end in « s » take a plural verb: the Miami Heat have searched, the Connecticut Sun hopes that new talent . You`ll find help solving this problem in the plural section. The word there, a contraction of that, leads to bad habits in informal sentences as there are many people here today, because it is easier to say « there is » than « there is. » If the `and` conjunction is replaced by/together with/accompanied by/and, the verb has no effect on the later part of these expressions. The words before these expressions are the themes. 17. When geriatrics are used as the object of a sentence, they adopt the singular form of the verb. However, if they are bound by « and, » they adopt the plural form. 11. Expressions like z.B.

with, including, accompanied by, in addition or not do not change the number of topics. If the subject is singular, the verb is also. On the other hand, there is an indeterminate pronoun, none that can be singular or plural; It doesn`t matter if you use a singular or a plural adverb, unless something else in the sentence determines its number. (Writers generally do not consider any to be meaningful and choose a plural verb as in « None of the engines work, » but if something else leads us to consider none as one, we want a singular verb, as in « None of the food is fresh. ») Article 3. The verb in either or either, or neither or the sentence is not closest to the name or pronoun. Note: If the expression of these words is preceded by a pair, they are considered individual subjects. Key: subject – yellow, bold; Verb – green, point out examples: The politician is expected with news anchors shortly. Excitement, but also nervousness, are at the origin of their tremors. 8. Names such as scissors, pliers, pants and scissors require plural verbs.