Zawiszewski, A., Santesteban, M., and Laka, I. (2015). Phi`s new features: an ERP study on the processing of people and number agreements. Appl. Psycholingust. (in the press). doi: 10.1017/S014271641500017 Rule 5a. Sometimes the subject is separated from the verb by such words, as with, as well as, except, no, etc. These words and phrases are not part of the subject. Ignore them and use a singular verb if the subject is singular.
Badecker, W., and Kuminiak, F. (2007). Morphology, correspondence and recovery of working memory in the production of sentences: evidence of sex and cases in Slovak. I`m J. J. long. 56, 65-85. doi: 10.1016/j.j.jml.2006.08.004 Be aware that phrases like “plus,” “so” and “together” don`t mean the same thing as “and.” If these phrases are inserted between the subject and the verb, they do not change the subject`s number. Deutsch, A., und Bentin, S. (2001).
Syntactic and semantic factors in the treatment of gender chords in Hebrew: evidence of ERP and eye movements. I`m J. J. long. 45, 200-224. doi: 10.1006/jmla.2000.2768 In recent years, the SAT test service has not considered any of them to be strictly singular. However, according to Merriam-Webster dictionary of English Usage: “Of course, none is as singular as plural since old English and it still is. The idea that it is unique is a myth of unknown origin that seems to have emerged in the 19th century. If this appears to you as a singular in the context, use a singular verb; If it appears as a plural, use a plural verb. Both are acceptable beyond serious criticism. If there is no clear intention that this means “not one,” a singular verb follows. A relative pronodem (“who,” “the” or “that”) as the subject of an adjective clause takes either a singular verb or a pluralistic verb to give its consent with its predecessor. Article 6.
In sentences that begin here or there, the real subject follows the verb. If a subject is singular and plural, the verb corresponds to the nearest subject. Keywords: subject-verb agreement, spokesperson language, social language processing, speech wrinkle, ERP, P600, N400 German, A. (1998). Subject predicate agreement in Hebrew: links with semantic processes. long. Mr. Cogn.
lawsuit. 13, 575-597. doi: 10.1080/016909698386447 Example: The list of items is/are on the desk. If you know that the list is the topic, then choose for the verb. Article 4. As a general rule, use a plural verb with two or more subjects when they are by and connected. This sentence refers to the individual efforts of each crew member. The Gregg Reference Manual provides excellent explanations for the subject-verb agreement (section 10: 1001). 1.
If the subject of a sentence is composed of two or more subtants or pronouns bound by a plural verb and use it. This manual gives you several guidelines to help your subjects and verbs to accept. As a phrase like “Neither my brothers nor my father will sell the house” seems strange, it is probably a good idea to bring the plural subject closer to the verb whenever possible. Sometimes modifiers come between a subject and its verb, but these modifiers should not confuse the match between the subject and his verb. Basic principle: singular subjects need singular verbs; Plural subjects need plural verbs. My brother`s a nutritionist. My sisters are mathematicians. Article 2. Two distinct subjects that are linked by or, or, either by a singular verb. Key: subject – yellow, bold; verb – green, emphasize singular themes by “or,” “nor,” “either . .
. or “neither . . . still” take a singular verb. [Note: here, the sentence of prepositions affects the subject. It tells you if you are talking about part of a thing (singular) or a number of things (plural).] Look at the subject verb chord in your sentences when… Quote: Hanulekova A and Carreiras M (2015) the electrophysiology of the subject verb chord, transmitted by the sex of the locotors.