Subject and Verb Agreement Quiz

1. Choose the sentence in which the subjects and verbs have been correctly identified and in which the subjects and verbs agree. The subjects are in bold and the verbs are underlined.

 A) At the end of the story, they was living happily ever after.
 B) At the end of the story, they were living happily ever after.
 C) At the end of the story, they were living happily ever after.
 D) At the end of the story, they was living happily ever after.

2. Choose the sentence in which the subjects and verbs have been correctly identified and in which the subjects and verbs agree. The subjects are in bold and the verbs are underlined.

 A) Al and Eli go to the beach to surf with their friends.
 B) Al and Eli go to the beach to surf with their friends.
 C) Al and Eli goes to the beach to surf with their friends.
 D) Al and Eli goes to the beach to surf with their friends.

3. Choose the sentence in which the subjects and verbs have been correctly identified and in which the subjects and verbs agree. The subjects are in bold and the verbs are underlined.

 A) When Al and Eli arrive, they find that their friends has waxed their boards.
 B) When Al and Eli arrive, they find that their friends has waxed their boards.
 C) When Al and Eli arrive, they find that their friends have waxed their boards.
 D) When Al and Eli arrive, they find that their friends have waxed their boards.

4. Choose the sentence in which the subjects and verbs have been correctly identified and in which the subjects and verbs agree. The subjects are in bold and the verbs are underlined.

 A) The group of children from that school has never seen the ocean.
 B) The group of children from that school have never seen the ocean.
 C) The group of children from that school has never seen the ocean.
 D) The group of children from that school have never seen the ocean.

5. Choose the sentence in which the subjects and verbs have been correctly identified and in which the subjects and verbs agree. The subjects are in bold and the verbs are underlined.

 A) Unless our staff members really do cooperate, we will not meet our goals.
 B) Unless our staff members really do cooperate, we will not meet our goals.
 C) Unless our staff members really do cooperate, we will not meet our goals.
 D) Unless our staff members really do cooperate, we will not meet our goals.


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