15. Mathematics (is, are) John`s favorite subject, while Civics (is) Andreas the preferred subject. A collective name takes on a singular verb when the collection is considered a whole. Example: Fill the spaces with a verb form that matches the object. However, it must be kept in mind that if the individuals who make up the collective noun are thought of, it can take a plural verb. Example: (b) Only one subject is sometimes confused as plural, for example. B when it starts with (one of, neither, nor, etc.). Remember that they should be considered singular. Every one of you is wrong. None of them work here. A teacher teaches English. Question 3. Highlight the verbs in the sentences below and indicate whether they are in the active or passive voice.
(i) Sita loves Savitri. (ii) The wall is built by the mason. (iii) Some boys helped the injured man. (iv) The man killed the snake. v) The food prepared by Asha was eaten by Ram. Answer: (i) Sita loves Savitri. - (Active) (ii) The wall is built by the mason. - (Passive) (iii) Some boys helped the injured. - (Active) (iv) Man killed the snake. - (Active) (v) The food prepared by Asha was eaten by Ram. Prepared — (Active) has been eaten - Action Word (Passive) While there are several kinds of verbs, today`s lesson will focus on action verbs.
Action verbs tell what the theme of a sentence does. Words like navigating, climbing, swinging, swiping, telling and answering are action verbs. Transitive and intransitive verbs An intransitive verb may be alone in the predicate because its meaning is complete. For example, Mom, can I walk to the park? I jumped over the puddle. You`re swimming fast in the race. What do the words that are put forward all have in common? They`re verbs! A verb is a main part of the language commonly used to describe or display an action. Sentences are not complete without a verb. Here are some examples: running, stopping, listening, shouting, exploring and believing.
A link links a name or adjective in the predicate to the subject. The forms of the verb `be` are the most common links. The binding verbs can be used in all three voltage times. D. Highlight the subject of the sentence and the correct verb in the following sentences. Insert the shape of the present into the spaces.