Can can someone please elaborate on this multiple choice question

Line 11 (“Flexing of structures due to normal atmospheric heating and cooling put much more stress on the waterproof seals”) should be rewritten as: The Correct answer is highlighted in Green. Could someone please explain why the green highlighted answer is the best choice? Does it have something to do with subject-verb agreement? Answer Yes. … Read more

Which of the following sentences is considered correct?

“The only thing we lacks is pride.” “The only thing we lack is pride.” Answer The main sentence here is “The only thing is pride.” It then has a subordinate clause “we lack” that modifies thing. Because the subject of the clause is “we,” it takes “lack.” AttributionSource : Link , Question Author : Riya … Read more

Verb agreements in two cases

Half of them is/are smart. *If half refers to one, and them refers to two. My heart and my heart is/are beating. *If my heart and my heart refer to the same thing. Answer Neither would occur in natural English. If there are two objects and you want refer to one you should say One … Read more

common plural noun [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for English Language Learners Stack Exchange. Closed 5 months ago. Improve this question Is the following sentence grammatically correct? The Italian was furious after the Turin giants were dumped out of the Champions … Read more

Use of S and es

Finally, results of the proposed technique and existing technique are compared which show that our proposed technique acts significantly to achieve better results in terms of cost, wait, and time of the appliances. the words in bold are followed s or not. Kindly guide me. Answer The title “S and es” implies that you’re treating … Read more

“what the children need is good textbooks at the moment” or “what the children need are good textbooks at the moment”?

In the following sentence: What the remote areas need __ education to children and what the children need __ good textbooks at the moment. Should I fill both in with “is”? If I see “what…” as a singular. Or should I fill the blanks in with “is” and “are” if I choose my verbs by … Read more