This should not be done recklessly. Here`s the kind of wrong phrase we often see and hear today: there is a balance sheet problem. Here are the papers you requested. Rule 6. In sentences that begin with here or there, the real subject follows the verb. You will find other sentences that show the correct correspondence between the subject and the verb in examples of subject-verb agreement. You can also download our shorter top 10 rule infographic and keep it handy. Example: the percentage of employees who reported illness and the number of employees who left their jobs in two years reflect the degree of job satisfaction. 15. Exceptions to the above rule include the pronouns "little", "many", "many", "both", "all" and "some". Examples: the politician is expected shortly with the news anchors.
Excitement and nervousness are at the origin of their tremors. 14. Indeterminate pronouns generally accept singular verbs (with a few exceptions). 20. Last rule: Remember, only the subject influences the verb! Everything else doesn`t matter. Singular subjects need singular offal, while plural subjects require plural verbs. . . .