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12.4 Subject-Verb Agreement With Was And Were

Application 4
Instructions

Click on each sentence button and a sentence will appear in the top box. The sentence is then begun a second time in such a way that you need to change the subject and verb. The answer button will reveal the computer's response.

Questions 1-5:
Change from Plural to Singular

Example:
Our prize-winning pumpkins were hit by an early frost.
Our one and only . . .
. . . prize-winning pumpkin was hit by an early frost.

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Questions 6-10
Change from singular to plural

Example:
Her outrageous statement was quoted in every newspaper in the state.

Her numerous outrageous statements . . .
. . . were quoted by every newspaper in the state.

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