Subject-Verb Agreement 7th
Your patience and cooperation (is are) very much appreciated.
The use of cellphones and pagers (is are) prohibited.
The climate in both places (is are) mild.
A group of senators (was were) calling for an investigation.
One of the many galaxies (was were) proven to be near a black hole.
Neither John nor Mary (knows know) what happened.
Both men and women (is are) allowed to enter.
Neither Mary nor her brothers (knows know) what happened.
Neither her brothers nor Mary (knows know) what happened.
Joe and his brother (knows know) what happened.
Cookies and cream (is are) my favorite flavor.
The ranger and the camper (sees see) the bear.
The ranger or the camper (sees see) the bear.
The club (is are) meeting today.
The boys at the door (is are) my friends.
The car with many riders (was were) speeding around the corner.
A dog that loves its owner (deserves deserve) a reward.
Ted and Mary (is are) going to the movies.
Orange or purple (is are) your choice.
The pen or the pencil (is are) lost.
The girl or her sisters (watch watches) television every day.
One of the cookies (is are) missing.
A lady with 10 cats (live lives) in that big house.
Her friends or Sarah (excels excel) at volleyball.
The students, as well as the teacher, (is are) nervous about the test.
The director, with all the cast members, (works work) very hard.
Rain and fog (makes make) arthritis flare up.
Either blueberries or pineapple (tastes taste) good after a spicy meal.
Either pineapple or blueberries (tastes taste) good after a spicy meal.
"Chutes and Ladders" (was were) Ricky's favorite game.
Neither the kangaroo nor the ostrich (was were) awake.
"Laverne and Shirley" (was were) one of my grandmother's favorite shows.
Both the eggs and the cream (has have) been ordered by our food specialist.
The bat and the catcher's mask (is are) in the dugout.
"Pride and Prejudice" (is are) Patsy's favorite book.
Neither the sailboat nor these kayaks (is are) on sale until next week.
The book's author and illustrator (is are) Patricia Polacco.
Our girls' basketball team (plays play) tougher opponents every year.
You, as well as your brother and me, (is are) invited.
The Baggins family (is are) well respected in Hobbitown.
John and Jennifer (goes go) to school.
Jeff or his friends (needs need) to go to the store.
His friends or Jeff (needs need) to go to the store.
My friend that has twelve cousins (is are) coming into town today.
The women from the ad agency (drops drop) packages off from time to time.