AGREEMENT
Complete each of the following sentences by choosing the correct answer.
<ul><li>Both James and her sister (enjoy, enjoying, enjoys) eating spicy food.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Both James and her sister  enjoy  eating spicy food.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Our school (are, is, has) one of the oldest schools in the country.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Our school  is  one of the oldest schools in the country.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>They (were, was, will) presented with a bouquet of flowers each.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>They  were  presented with a bouquet of flowers each.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Five kilometers (was, were, are) the distance we had to run.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Five kilometers  was  the distance we had to run.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Mrs. Richards, as well as a few of the other teachers, (have, has, is) spoken to the headmaster.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Mrs. Richards, as well as a few of the other teachers,  has  spoken to the headmaster.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>No one (is, will, are) allowed to see the patient.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>No one  is  allowed to see the patient.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Either George or I (am, are, is) to be promoted.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Either George or I  am  to be promoted.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The spectators (was, were, have) cheering and shouting at the top of their voices.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The spectators  were  cheering and shouting at the top of their voices.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Neither John nor his sisters (are, were, was) at the wedding reception last night.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Neither John nor his sisters  was  at the wedding reception last night.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That boy, together with two of his friends, (was, were, has) caught copying during the Science test.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That boy, together with two of his friends,  was  caught copying during the Science test.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That man in the blue shirt (live, lives, living) near my house.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That man in the blue shirt  lives  near my house.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Geographical Society (have, has, is) postponed its meeting to next Thursday afternoon.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The Geographical Society  has  postponed its meeting to next Thursday afternoon.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Which of the twins (has, having, have) a mole on her nose?  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Which of the twins  has  a mole on her nose?  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Thirty dollars (has, is, are) too much for the pen.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Thirty dollars  is  too much for the pen.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Not one of the boys (ride, riding, rides) a bicycle to school.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Not one of the boys  rides  a bicycle to school.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The public (is, were, are) not allowed on this land as it is private property.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The public  is  not allowed on this land as it is private property.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The quality of these goods (is, are, has) not satisfactory.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The quality of these goods  is  not satisfactory.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The sacks of flour (was, were, have) unloaded from the lorry.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>The sacks of flour  were  unloaded from the lorry.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Personal cleanliness (has, is, are) very important.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Personal cleanliness  is  very important.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Do you know anyone who (want, wanted, wants) one of these puppies for a pet?  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Do you know anyone who  wants  one of these puppies for a pet?  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Prevention (is, are, has, were) better than cure.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Prevention  is  better than cure.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>“ (Have, Was, Is, Has) anyone seen my ballpoint pen?” Peter asked.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>“ Has  anyone seen my ballpoint pen?” Peter asked.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That popular group of singers (has performed, was performing, is performing, were performing) in Switzerland now. ...
<ul><li>That popular group of singers  is performing  in Switzerland now.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That bicycle with the flat tyre (belong, to belong, belonging, belongs) to my brother.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>Light  travels  at the speed of 297,600 kilometres per second.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That bicycle with the flat tyre (belong, to belong, belonging, belongs) to my brother.  </li></ul>
<ul><li>That bicycle with the flat tyre  belongs  to my brother.  </li></ul>
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  1. 1. AGREEMENT
  2. 2. Complete each of the following sentences by choosing the correct answer.
  3. 3. <ul><li>Both James and her sister (enjoy, enjoying, enjoys) eating spicy food. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Both James and her sister enjoy eating spicy food. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Our school (are, is, has) one of the oldest schools in the country. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Our school is one of the oldest schools in the country. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>They (were, was, will) presented with a bouquet of flowers each. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>They were presented with a bouquet of flowers each. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Five kilometers (was, were, are) the distance we had to run. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Five kilometers was the distance we had to run. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Mrs. Richards, as well as a few of the other teachers, (have, has, is) spoken to the headmaster. </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Mrs. Richards, as well as a few of the other teachers, has spoken to the headmaster. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>No one (is, will, are) allowed to see the patient. </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>No one is allowed to see the patient. </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Either George or I (am, are, is) to be promoted. </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Either George or I am to be promoted. </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>The spectators (was, were, have) cheering and shouting at the top of their voices. </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>The spectators were cheering and shouting at the top of their voices. </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>Neither John nor his sisters (are, were, was) at the wedding reception last night. </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Neither John nor his sisters was at the wedding reception last night. </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>That boy, together with two of his friends, (was, were, has) caught copying during the Science test. </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>That boy, together with two of his friends, was caught copying during the Science test. </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>That man in the blue shirt (live, lives, living) near my house. </li></ul>
  24. 24. <ul><li>That man in the blue shirt lives near my house. </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>The Geographical Society (have, has, is) postponed its meeting to next Thursday afternoon. </li></ul>
  26. 26. <ul><li>The Geographical Society has postponed its meeting to next Thursday afternoon. </li></ul>
  27. 27. <ul><li>Which of the twins (has, having, have) a mole on her nose? </li></ul>
  28. 28. <ul><li>Which of the twins has a mole on her nose? </li></ul>
  29. 29. <ul><li>Thirty dollars (has, is, are) too much for the pen. </li></ul>
  30. 30. <ul><li>Thirty dollars is too much for the pen. </li></ul>
  31. 31. <ul><li>Not one of the boys (ride, riding, rides) a bicycle to school. </li></ul>
  32. 32. <ul><li>Not one of the boys rides a bicycle to school. </li></ul>
  33. 33. <ul><li>The public (is, were, are) not allowed on this land as it is private property. </li></ul>
  34. 34. <ul><li>The public is not allowed on this land as it is private property. </li></ul>
  35. 35. <ul><li>The quality of these goods (is, are, has) not satisfactory. </li></ul>
  36. 36. <ul><li>The quality of these goods is not satisfactory. </li></ul>
  37. 37. <ul><li>The sacks of flour (was, were, have) unloaded from the lorry. </li></ul>
  38. 38. <ul><li>The sacks of flour were unloaded from the lorry. </li></ul>
  39. 39. <ul><li>Personal cleanliness (has, is, are) very important. </li></ul>
  40. 40. <ul><li>Personal cleanliness is very important. </li></ul>
  41. 41. <ul><li>Do you know anyone who (want, wanted, wants) one of these puppies for a pet? </li></ul>
  42. 42. <ul><li>Do you know anyone who wants one of these puppies for a pet? </li></ul>
  43. 43. <ul><li>Prevention (is, are, has, were) better than cure. </li></ul>
  44. 44. <ul><li>Prevention is better than cure. </li></ul>
  45. 45. <ul><li>“ (Have, Was, Is, Has) anyone seen my ballpoint pen?” Peter asked. </li></ul>
  46. 46. <ul><li>“ Has anyone seen my ballpoint pen?” Peter asked. </li></ul>
  47. 47. <ul><li>That popular group of singers (has performed, was performing, is performing, were performing) in Switzerland now. </li></ul>
  48. 48. <ul><li>That popular group of singers is performing in Switzerland now. </li></ul>
  49. 49. <ul><li>That bicycle with the flat tyre (belong, to belong, belonging, belongs) to my brother. </li></ul>
  50. 50. <ul><li>Light travels at the speed of 297,600 kilometres per second. </li></ul>
  51. 51. <ul><li>That bicycle with the flat tyre (belong, to belong, belonging, belongs) to my brother. </li></ul>
  52. 52. <ul><li>That bicycle with the flat tyre belongs to my brother. </li></ul>

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