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  • 1. THE THIRD GROUP PRESENTATION
    PanduRaharja
    201012500619
    RahmaYulita
    201012500454
    ParmiUtami
    201012500772
    RinaWulandari
    201012500549

2. SUBJECT & VERB AGREEmENTPART I
3. Contents
Recognizing subject
Basic subject-verb agreement
Interfering words
4. Subject is always in noun form. It often places before the predicate.But sometimes it places after the predicate.
Recognizing subject
Rizalsleeps in the classroom
There are36 students in the class
5. NOUN
PLURAL
SINGULAR
6. The characteristics of singular noun
SHE
BARKING
WATER
3. Gerund
1. Noun without s/-es in the end
4. All of the uncountable noun
2. Singular pronoun
7. The characteristics of plural noun
THEY
GIRLS
LADIES
JEANS
OXEN
1. Noun end s/-es
2. Plural pronoun
3. Some words are always in plural
4. Some irregular plural nouns
8. Subject verb agreement
Subjects and verbs must AGREE with one another in number (singular or plural). Thus, if a subject is singular, its verb must also be singular; if a subject is plural, its verb must also be plural
In this presentation, the subject will be shown in red & the verb will be shown in blue.
9. subject-verb agreement
SINGULAR SUBJECT
1. Noun without s/-es
My Frienddrinks coffee
2. Singular pronoun
Heis a mascot in this class
3. Gerund
Playing drum is difficult
4. Uncountable noun
Coffeeis his favorite drink
10. subject-verb agreement
PLURAL SUBJECT
1. Noun ending s/-es
My friends arein the zoo
2. Plural pronoun
Wehave dinnertogether
3. Some words are always in plural
The jeansare expensive
4. Some irregular plural nouns
The childrenlike the jeans
11. Interfering words
Sometimes a phrase or clause separates a subject from its verb.
These interrupting structures do not affect basic agreement
Puji together with his friends is in the lab
The people who wore Batik last year are our friends
These phrases often interrupt subject & the verb:
As well as
Together with
Along with
Accompanied by
12. Can you find the subject?
1. My mom pushes a cow
2. That is a window
3. Is the answer right?
4. These arent his books
5. When have Joey taken a bath?
13. Differ between singular & plural subject!
FEET
NEWS
HAPPINESS
VIDEOS
SCISSORS
THE ANSWER
14. Choose the right answer in the brackets
1. Oxen (like/likes) eating grass
2. (Are/Is) there your pen?
3. Indonesia (do/does) not have 4 seasons
4. Your shoes (were/was) lost yesterday
5. The doctors together with the nurse (have/has) been working
for 3 years
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