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  • Lesson Learning Objective 2- Learning Step 6- Subject verb agreement

    Learning Objective 2- Learning Step 6:

    Rule 1. The following words are always singular when they come in the subject position.

    everyone someone anybody each either
    everybody something anything nobody neither
    nothing no one everything somebody anyone

    Rule 2. The words 'every' and 'each' are always singular in the subject position EVEN if they are followed by a phrase of two nouns with AND in between.

    Each Every



    Examples:
    Every lesson and plan is well prepared.
    Each book and magazine is on sale.



    Choose the correct translation of each sentence. The first one has been done for you.

    Serial Number
    1
    Answer:

    (1)
    1. Neither of these computers is mine.
    2. Neither of these computers are mine.

    ليس أيٌّ من هذين الحاسوبين لي.



    2
    1. Every schoolboy and girl have the right to expression.
    2. Every schoolboy and girl has the right to expression.

    لكل طالب وطالبة في المدرسة الحق في التعبير عن الرأي



    3
    1. Nobody requires you to change your bank account.
    2. Nobody require you to change your bank account.

    لا أحد يطلب إليك تغيير حسابك المصرفي.



    3
    1. Every employee and manager here speaks English fluently.
    2. Every employee and manager here speak English fluently.

    كل موظف ومدير هنا يتحدث بالإنجليزية بطلاقة.



    4
    1. Everyone were told to keep the place clean.
    2. Everyone was told to keep the place clean.

    قيل للجميع إنَّه عليهم المحافظة على نظافة المكان.



    5
    1. Every engineer and worker has learnt the solution of the problem.
    2. Every engineer and worker have learnt the solution of the problem.

    لقد عرف كل مهندس وعامل حل المشكلة.



    6
    1. In that play, it was the clowns who were the funniest.
    2. In that play, it were the clowns who were the funniest.

    في تلك المسرحية كان المهرجون الأكثر إضحاكاً.



    7
    1. Each apple and orange were fresh.
    2. Each apple and orange was fresh.

    كل تفاحة وبرتقالة كانت طازجة.



    8
    1. Every footballer have arrived on time for the match.
    2. Every footballer has arrived on time for the match.

    وصل كل لاعب في الوقت المحدد للمباراة.





    Rule 3. The introductory 'it' pronoun is always singular in the subject position.

    Examples:
    It is the man who talked to me.
    It is the computers that are defective.
    It is the man and woman whom I am referring to.

    Rule 4. The following words, when coming inside the subject DO NOT change the number of the verb.
    together with in addition to
    along with as well as

    Examples:
    The man together with his children HAS thrown a party.
    The bag along with the wallet and other stuff HAS been delivered to the consignee.
    My friend's request in addition to mine HAS been approved by the ministry.
    Students, as well as the teacher, ARE happy with the results.

    Rule 4: Here, where and there are not subjects. The subject comes after the verb in such constructions.

    Examples:

    Here arises the issue. (the issue= Subject)
    There have been lots of controversy over the issue. (lots= Subject)
    Where have you been? (you= Subject)


    Rule 5. When the subject has an OF/EXCEPT, the word the comes before OF/EXCEPT is the word that defines whether the verb is singular or plural.


    Examples:
    The first chapter of the book is interesting.
    The first chapters of the book are interesting.
    Students, except John, are in the classroom.
    Everyone, except the teacher, has arrived.

    Rule 6. When a sentence begins with THERE, HERE, or WHERE, we have to note that one of them is the subject. They are adverbials. Look for the subject after the verb.

    Examples:
    Here is the book. (Book = Subject)
    There are three people. (Three people= Subject)
    Where is the pen? (Pen= Subject)
    Here arises the issue. (the issue = Subject)

    Choose the correct translation of each sentence. The first one has been done for you.
    :IM (365):
    Serial number Correct Answer Multiple-Choice Answers Original Arabic
    1 (A) (A) The questionnaire, together with the other research tools, allows us to collect quality data for the research.

    (A) The questionnaire, together with the other research tools, allow us to collect quality data for the research.

    تتيح لنا الاستبانة بالإضافة إلى الأدوات البحثية الأخرى جميع عينات جيدة للبحث.



    2 (A) The austerity measure, in addition to the new economic policies, have been proposed by several political parties.

    (B) The austerity measure, in addition to the new economic policies, has been proposed by several political parties.

    التقشف وغيره من السياسات الاقتصادية كانت عدة أحزاب سياسية هي من اقترحها.



    3 (A) Seven journalists, in addition to a political activist, have been released from prison.

    (B) Seven journalists, in addition to a political activist, has been released from prison.

    لقد أُطلِق سراح سبعة صحفيين إضافة إلى ناشط سياسي.



    4 (A) Planning, as well as overseeing and directing employees, is a fundamental function of managers.
    (B) Planning, as well as overseeing and directing employees, are a fundamental function of managers.

    التخطيط وكذلك مراقبة الموظفين وتوجيههم من أهم الوظائف التي يؤديها المدير.



    5 (A) Here lie the problem.
    (B) Here lies the problem.

    هنا تكمن المشكلة



    6 (A) There have surfaced some concerns over prices.
    (B) There has surfaced some concerns over the prices.

    طفت على السطح بعض المخاوف المتعلقة بالأسعار.



    7 (A) The courts of that city provide speedy services.
    (B) The courts of that city provides speedy services.

    تقدم محاكم تلك المدينة خدمات سريعة.



    8 (A) Lions in Africa except in southern countries like Botswana, are decreasing.
    (B) Lions in Africa except in southern countries like Botswana, is decreasing.

    تشهد أعداد الأسود في أفريقيا باستثناء الدول الجنوبية مثل بوتسوانا انخفاضاً.



    Last edited by Magister; 11-23-2019, 11:02 PM.

  • #2
    Rule 7. If the subject of a sentence is made of any of the following words or phrases, then it is a plural subject and it requires a plural verb
    Both...and several many
    both few a number of
    a lot of lots of
    Examples:
    • Both the man and I are engineers.
    • Several species of lizards have been included in the survey.
    • Many species have become extinct.
    • Few species are common weeds.
    Rule 8. Some nouns are always plural and they take plural verbs. They cannot all be listed here but these are some examples:
    trousers pants jeans
    glasses scissors pliers
    tweezers riches thanks
    means
    Examples:
    • Blue jeans were one of the most important garments of the 1960s and 1970s for both women and men.
    • Scissors are a cutting instrument with two blades, the edges of which slide past each other.


    Choose the correct translation of each sentence. The first one has been done for you.

    :IM (354):​
    Serial number Correct Answer Multiple-Choice Answers Original Arabic
    1 (A) (A) Too few governments make full use of tobacco taxes to dissuade people from smoking

    (B) Too few governments makes full use of tobacco taxes to dissuade people from smoking




    عدد قليل من الحكومات تستخدم نظام الضرائب على التبغ بالكامل لثني الشعب عن التدخين.




    2 (A) Several protestors has fallen to the ground and some has been beaten.

    (B) Several protestors have fallen to the ground and some has been beaten.




    وقع كثير من المحتجين على الأرض وتعرض بعضهم للضرب.




    3 (A) Glasses are used to help in seeing objects.
    (B) Glasses are used to help in seeing objects.




    تُستَخدَم النظارات للمساعدة في رؤية الأشياء.




    4 (A) My thanks goes to my supervisor, who supported my research.
    (A) My thanks go to my supervisor, who supported my research.




    أتوجه بالشكر إلى المشرف الذي ساعدني ودعمني في البحث.




    5 (A) Jeans are commonly used in the world.
    (B) Jeans is commonly used in the world.




    بنطلون الجينز شائع الاستخدام في العالم.




    6 (A) Both the president and vice-president have fulfilled their promises.(B) Both the president and vice-president have fulfilled their promises.




    وفى كل من الرئيس نائبه بالوعود التي قطعاها.






    Fill in the blanks with the correct verb

    Your Choice English Original Arabic
    Are / is The glasses I bought …………excellent.




    النظارات التي اشتريتها ممتازة. ​​​​​​​




    Is waiting/were waiting When the show ended, a few people……….for their turn.




    عندما انتهى العرضن كان بعض الناس في انتظار دورهم. ​​​​​​​




    Has been left/have been left I wonder why the screwdriver along with the pliers………




    لا اعرف لماذا تُرِك مفك البراغي مع الكماشة على الرف. ​​​​​​​




    Rule 8. When words are joined by the following structures, the principle of proximity applies. The closest word to the verb defines its number
    Neither.....nor Either.....or Not only.....but
    Examples:
    • Neither I nor the managers are available today.
    • Either the teachers or the student speaks English.
    • Not only the books but also the pen is sold here.
    Rule 9. The number of verbs is sometimes decided depending on the meaning of specific words. That is called 'notional agreement'.
    All All of Some
    Any Majority Most
    Half
    Examples:
    • All books have been sold.
    • All of the book has been read.
    • The absolute majority is needed for the decision to be passed.
    • The majority of people eat healthy food.
    • Most of the apple is ripe.
    • Most apples here are ripe.
    • Some action is needed.
    • Some mayors contribute to the construction of their cities.
    • Any big container works for me.
    • Any disabled people are admitted.
    • More than half of the people are present.
    • The top half of the house is built skilfully.
    Rule 10. The expression the number of is always singular. The expression a number of is always plural.



    Examples:

    A number of people have gathered in the square.
    The number of people gathering in the square seems big.



    Choose the correct translation of each sentence. The first one has been done for you.
    :IM (354):​
    Serial number English translation Original Arabic
    1 Neither the teacher nor the students are in the classroom





    لا المعلم ولا الطلاب موجودون في الصف.




    2 The number of towers in the city (seem, seems) very large.





    يبدو أنَّ عدد الأبراج في المدينة كبير جداً.




    3 All of the books (was, were) sold yesterday.





    جميع الكتب بيعت البارحة.
    ​​​​​​​




    4 All of the street (has, have) been completed.





    الشارع بأكمله أنتهى بناؤه.
    ​​​​​​​




    5 Most of these documents (belong, belongs) to Ralph.





    معظم هذه الأوراق تعود ملكيتها إلى رالف.
    ​​​​​​​




    6 Not only his cleverness but also his good management and skills (has made, have made) the school win in the competition.





    إضافة إلى ذكائه كان لحسن تدبيره ومهاراته الفضل في فوز المدرسة بالمسابقة.
    ​​​​​​​




    7 All of the sweets (has been cooked, have been cooked) skillfully.





    لقد طهوا كل الحلويات بمنتهى الدقة والاتقان.
    ​​​​​​​




    8 Half of the furniture (was sold, were sold) in the auction.





    بيع نصف الأثاث في المزاد العلني.
    ​​​​​​​




    Rule 11. Expressions relating to time, amounts, money, volume and the like are written in the plural form but require singular verbs.


    ​​​
    Examples:
    • Three years is too long.
    • Nine hundred dollars is enough.
    • Seven kilograms is less than required.


    Rule 12. Some words are written in the plural form but always need a singular verb.


    ​​​


    Examples:
    • Mathematics requires advanced skills.
    • Linguistics has evolved over the years.
    • Measles is manageable thanks to vaccination.
    • The news has been good so far.
    • Politics is a branch of social sciences.
    Rule 13. Titles of books are always dealt with as singular.
    • Crime and Punishment is a famous novel.
    • The Guardian is a famous British newspaper.

    Choose the correct translation of each sentence. The first one has been done for you.

    :IM (354):​​​
    Serial number English Translation Arabic
    1 Measles is an acute, highly contagious, fever-producing disease, which is caused by the measles virus.





    الحصبة مرض حاد شديد العدوى أبرز اعراضه الحمى وينتج عن فيروس الحصبة.




    2 The latest news (reveals, reveal) the possibility of imposing sanctions on that country.





    تشير الأخبار الأخيرة إلى احتمالية إيقاع العقوبات على تلك البلاد.




    3 Politics (is, are) a social science that (attracts, attract) researchers.





    السياسة من العلوم الاجتماعية التي تجذب الباحثين.




    4 The Times (has revealed, have revealed) concerns over Britain’s selling of phosphorus to Turkey.




    كشفت صحيفة التايمز عن مخاوف إزاء بيع بريطانيا الفسفور لتركيا.




    5 Three hours (is, are) not enough to study the geometry unit of this book.





    لا تكفي ثلاث ساعات لدراسة وحدة الهندسة في هذا الكتاب.




    6 Three more kilograms above the allowed weight of the luggage (is, are) not a problem.





    لا ينبغي أن تكون هناك مشكلة إذا كان وزن الأمتعة يزيد بثلاثة كيلوغرامات عن الحد المسموح به.




    Last edited by Magister; 11-23-2019, 11:09 PM.

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    • #3

      Rule 14: Collective nouns (team, crew, press, etc) are usually understood to be singular. Sometimes, they are used in the plural sense to indicate that the members of a group were active in a given event

      Example:
      The team is making a remarkable comeback.
      The team are making a remarkable comeback.

      Rule 15: Some words stay the same whether they are used as singular or plural.

      Example:
      The sheep is so small.
      Sheep are common domesticated animals.





      Choose the correct translation of each sentence. The first one has been done for you.





      SN Correct Answer English Sentence Arabic Sentence
      1 were The team (was, were) playing well in the first match. كان الفريق يعلب جيداً في المباراة الأولى.
      2 Several species of fish (was, were) found in the sea. عُثِرَ على أنواع متنوعة من السمك في البحر.
      3 The tale tells us how a deer (changes, change) its color. تخبرنا القصة عن غزالة تغير لونها.
      4 The budget committee (has, have) finalized its recommendations. فرغت اللجنة من إعداد توصياتها.
      5 Both government apparatus (is, are) composed of representatives from the vulnerable communities. كلا الجهازين الحكوميين يضمان ممثلين عن المجتمعات المتعرضة.
      6 My family (is, are) having a party for me next Saturday, which they have well arranged for. تنوي عائلتي الاحتفال بي يوم السبت القادم وقد رتبت لذلك جيداً.
      7 All golden fish in this lake (is, are) beautiful. جميع الأسماك الذهبية في هذه البحيرة جميلة.
      8 There (is, are) over 25,000 species of birds in that region. هناك أكثر من 25 ألف نوع من الطيور في تلك المنطقة.
      9 (Is, are) there iron sheep hopping around Scotland? هل هناك خرفان من حديد تسرح في إسكتلندا؟.
      10 The organisation’s press (has, have) made all of the president’s statements ready for publication. جهزت الدائرة الصحفية في المنظمة جميع بيانات الرئيس للنشر.
      Last edited by Magister; 11-23-2019, 12:04 PM.

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      • #4
        Rule 16: English has borrowed many nouns from Greek and Latin along with their inflections. The number of those words usually follow the Greek and Latin rules, rather than the English ones.
        Examples:

        Basis (sing.) = bases (plural)
        Memorandum (sing) = memoranda (plural)



        Rule 17: English has borrowed many nouns from Greek and Latin alogn with their inflections. The number of those words usually follow the Greek and Latin rules, rather than the English ones.


        Examples:

        Basis (sing.) = bases (plural)
        Memorandum (sing) = memoranda (plural)

        Using your dictionary, if necessary, put the word in the blank to bring the English translation in alignment with the original Arabic sentence:


        All………….are happy on their graduation day.

        جميع الخريجون فرحون في يوم تخرجهم

        The …………is proud of his supportive family.

        يفخر الخريج بأهله الذين ساندوه في دراسته

        Scientists study………….to know how to treat people from illnesses caused by them

        يدرس العلماء البكتيريا لمعرفة طريقة معالجة الأمراض الناتجة عنها

        The promotion …………in that company are clear.

        معايير الترقية في الشركة واضحة

        In the ………..of this book. You can find all that related to the questionnaire.

        في ملاحق هذا الكتاب تجد كل ما يتعلق باستبانات البحث

        There are several……….worth studying.

        هناك عدة ظواهر طبيعية تستحق الدراسة

        Those……….seem useful.

        يبدو أنَّ هذه الفهارس مفيدة

        End of Learning Objective 2- Learning Step 6- Subject verb agreement
        Last edited by Magister; 11-23-2019, 11:58 AM.

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        • #5
          Serial Number
          1
          Answer:

          (1)
          1. Neither of these computers is mine.
          2. Neither of these computers are mine.
          ليس أيٌّ من هذين الحاسوبين لي.

          2 2
          1. Every schoolboy and girl have the right to expression.
          2. Every schoolboy and girl has the right to expression.
          لكل طالب وطالبة في المدرسة الحق في التعبير عن الرأي

          3 1
          1. Nobody requires you to change your bank account.
          2. Nobody require you to change your bank account.
          لا أحد يطلب إليك تغيير حسابك المصرفي.

          3 1
          1. Every employee and manager here speaks English fluently.
          2. Every employee and manager here speak English fluently.
          كل موظف ومدير هنا يتحدث بالإنجليزية بطلاقة.

          4 2
          1. Everyone were told to keep the place clean.
          2. Everyone was told to keep the place clean.
          قيل للجميع إنَّه عليهم المحافظة على نظافة المكان.

          5 1
          1. Every engineer and worker has learnt the solution of the problem.
          2. Every engineer and worker have learnt the solution of the problem.
          لقد عرف كل مهندس وعامل حل المشكلة.

          6 1
          1. In that play, it was the clowns who were the funniest.
          2. In that play, it were the clowns who were the funniest.
          في تلك المسرحية كان المهرجون الأكثر إضحاكاً.

          7 2
          1. Each apple and orange were fresh.
          2. Each apple and orange was fresh.
          كل تفاحة وبرتقالة كانت طازجة.

          8 2
          1. Every footballer have arrived on time for the match.
          2. Every footballer has arrived on time for the match.
          وصل كل لاعب في الوقت المحدد للمباراة.

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          • #6
            Serial number Correct Answer Multiple-Choice Answers Original Arabic
            1 (A) (A) The questionnaire, together with the other research tools, allows us to collect quality data for the research.

            (A) The questionnaire, together with the other research tools, allow us to collect quality data for the research.
            تتيح لنا الاستبانة بالإضافة إلى الأدوات البحثية الأخرى جميع عينات جيدة للبحث.

            2 B (A) The austerity measure, in addition to the new economic policies, have been proposed by several political parties.

            (B) The austerity measure, in addition to the new economic policies, has been proposed by several political parties.
            التقشف وغيره من السياسات الاقتصادية كانت عدة أحزاب سياسية هي من اقترحها.

            3 A (A) Seven journalists, in addition to a political activist, have been released from prison.

            (B) Seven journalists, in addition to a political activist, has been released from prison.
            لقد أُطلِق سراح سبعة صحفيين إضافة إلى ناشط سياسي.

            4 A (A) Planning, as well as overseeing and directing employees, is a fundamental function of managers.
            (B) Planning, as well as overseeing and directing employees, are a fundamental function of managers.
            التخطيط وكذلك مراقبة الموظفين وتوجيههم من أهم الوظائف التي يؤديها المدير.

            5 B (A) Here lie the problem.
            (B) Here lies the problem.
            هنا تكمن المشكلة

            6 A (A) There have surfaced some concerns over prices.
            (B) There has surfaced some concerns over the prices.
            طفت على السطح بعض المخاوف المتعلقة بالأسعار.

            7 A (A) The courts of that city provide speedy services.
            (B) The courts of that city provides speedy services.
            تقدم محاكم تلك المدينة خدمات سريعة.

            8 A (A) Lions in Africa except in southern countries like Botswana, are decreasing.
            (B) Lions in Africa except in southern countries like Botswana, is decreasing.
            تشهد أعداد الأسود في أفريقيا باستثناء الدول الجنوبية مثل بوتسوانا انخفاضاً.

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            • #7
              Serial number Correct Answer Multiple-Choice Answers Original Arabic
              1 (A) (A) Too few governments make full use of tobacco taxes to dissuade people from smoking

              (B) Too few governments makes full use of tobacco taxes to dissuade people from smoking




              عدد قليل من الحكومات تستخدم نظام الضرائب على التبغ بالكامل لثني الشعب عن التدخين.


              2 B (A) Several protestors has fallen to the ground and some has been beaten.

              (B) Several protestors have fallen to the ground and some has been beaten.




              وقع كثير من المحتجين على الأرض وتعرض بعضهم للضرب.


              3 A (A) Glasses are used to help in seeing objects.
              (B) Glasses are used to help in seeing objects.




              تُستَخدَم النظارات للمساعدة في رؤية الأشياء.


              4 B (A) My thanks goes to my supervisor, who supported my research.
              (A) My thanks go to my supervisor, who supported my research.




              أتوجه بالشكر إلى المشرف الذي ساعدني ودعمني في البحث.


              5 A (A) Jeans are commonly used in the world.
              (B) Jeans is commonly used in the world.




              بنطلون الجينز شائع الاستخدام في العالم.


              6 A (A) Both the president and vice-president have fulfilled their promises.(B) Both the president and vice-president have fulfilled their promises.



              وفى كل من الرئيس نائبه بالوعود التي قطعاها.

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              • #8
                Your Choice English Original Arabic
                Are / is The glasses I bought are………excellent.



                النظارات التي اشتريتها ممتازة.


                Is waiting/were waiting When the show ended, a few people………were waiting for their turn.



                عندما انتهى العرضن كان بعض الناس في انتظار دورهم. ​​​​​​​


                Has been left/have been left I wonder why the screwdriver along with the pliers ……Has been left



                لا اعرف لماذا تُرِك مفك البراغي مع الكماشة على الرف. ​​​​​​​

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                • #9
                  Serial number English translation Original Arabic
                  1 Neither the teacher nor the students are in the classroom




                  لا المعلم ولا الطلاب موجودون في الصف.


                  2 The number of towers in the city (seem) very large.




                  يبدو أنَّ عدد الأبراج في المدينة كبير جداً.


                  3 All of the books (were) sold yesterday.




                  جميع الكتب بيعت البارحة.



                  4 All of the street (has) been completed.




                  الشارع بأكمله أنتهى بناؤه.
                  ​​​​​​​


                  5 Most of these documents (belong) to Ralph.




                  معظم هذه الأوراق تعود ملكيتها إلى رالف.
                  ​​​​​​​


                  6 Not only his cleverness but also his good management and skills (have made) the school win in the competition.




                  إضافة إلى ذكائه كان لحسن تدبيره ومهاراته الفضل في فوز المدرسة بالمسابقة.
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                  7 All of the sweets (have been cooked) skillfully.




                  لقد طهوا كل الحلويات بمنتهى الدقة والاتقان.
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                  8 Half of the furniture (was sold) in the auction.




                  بيع نصف الأثاث في المزاد العلني.
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                  • #10
                    Serial number English Translation Arabic
                    1 Measles is an acute, highly contagious, fever-producing disease, which is caused by the measles virus.




                    الحصبة مرض حاد شديد العدوى أبرز اعراضه الحمى وينتج عن فيروس الحصبة.


                    2 The latest news (reveals) the possibility of imposing sanctions on that country.




                    تشير الأخبار الأخيرة إلى احتمالية إيقاع العقوبات على تلك البلاد.


                    3 Politics (is) a social science that (attracts) researchers.




                    السياسة من العلوم الاجتماعية التي تجذب الباحثين.


                    4 The Times (has revealed) concerns over Britain’s selling of phosphorus to Turkey.



                    كشفت صحيفة التايمز عن مخاوف إزاء بيع بريطانيا الفسفور لتركيا.


                    5 Three hours (is) not enough to study the geometry unit of this book.




                    لا تكفي ثلاث ساعات لدراسة وحدة الهندسة في هذا الكتاب.


                    6 Three more kilograms above the allowed weight of the luggage (is) not a problem.




                    لا ينبغي أن تكون هناك مشكلة إذا كان وزن الأمتعة يزيد بثلاثة كيلوغرامات عن الحد المسموح به.

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                    • #11
                      SN Correct Answer English Sentence Arabic Sentence
                      1 were The team (was, were) playing well in the first match. كان الفريق يعلب جيداً في المباراة الأولى.
                      2 was Several species of fish (was, were) found in the sea. عُثِرَ على أنواع متنوعة من السمك في البحر.
                      3 changes The tale tells us how a deer (changes, change) its color. تخبرنا القصة عن غزالة تغير لونها.
                      4 has The budget committee (has, have) finalized its recommendations. فرغت اللجنة من إعداد توصياتها.
                      5 is Both government apparatus (is, are) composed of representatives from the vulnerable communities. كلا الجهازين الحكوميين يضمان ممثلين عن المجتمعات المتعرضة.
                      6 is My family (is, are) having a party for me next Saturday, which they have well arranged for. تنوي عائلتي الاحتفال بي يوم السبت القادم وقد رتبت لذلك جيداً.
                      7 is All golden fish in this lake (is, are) beautiful. جميع الأسماك الذهبية في هذه البحيرة جميلة.
                      8 is There (is, are) over 25,000 species of birds in that region. هناك أكثر من 25 ألف نوع من الطيور في تلك المنطقة.
                      9 is (Is, are) there iron sheep hopping around Scotland? هل هناك خرفان من حديد تسرح في إسكتلندا؟.
                      10 has The organisation’s press (has, have) made all of the president’s statements ready for publication. جهزت الدائرة الصحفية في المنظمة جميع بيانات الرئيس للنشر

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                      • #12
                        All alumni are happy on their graduation day. جميع الخريجون فرحون في يوم تخرجهم
                        The alumnus is proud of his supportive family. يفخر الخريج بأهله الذين ساندوه في دراسته
                        Scientists study bacteria to know how to treat people from illnesses caused by them يدرس العلماء البكتيريا لمعرفة طريقة معالجة الأمراض الناتجة عنها
                        The promotion criteria in that company are clear. معايير الترقية في الشركة واضحة
                        In the appendix of this book. You can find all that related to the questionnaire. في ملاحق هذا الكتاب تجد كل ما يتعلق باستبانات البحث
                        There are several natural phenomena worth studying. هناك عدة ظواهر طبيعية تستحق الدراسة
                        Those indexes seem useful. يبدو أنَّ هذه الفهارس مفيد

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                        • #13
                          Serial Number
                          1
                          Answer:

                          (1)
                          1. Neither of these computers is mine.
                          2. Neither of these computers are mine.
                          ليس أيٌّ من هذين الحاسوبين لي.
                          2 2
                          1. Every schoolboy and girl have the right to expression.
                          2. Every schoolboy and girl has the right to expression.
                          لكل طالب وطالبة في المدرسة الحق في التعبير عن الرأي
                          3 1
                          1. Nobody requires you to change your bank account.
                          2. Nobody require you to change your bank account.
                          لا أحد يطلب إليك تغيير حسابك المصرفي.
                          3 1
                          1. Every employee and manager here speaks English fluently.
                          2. Every employee and manager here speak English fluently.
                          كل موظف ومدير هنا يتحدث بالإنجليزية بطلاقة.
                          4 2
                          1. Everyone were told to keep the place clean.
                          2. Everyone was told to keep the place clean.
                          قيل للجميع إنَّه عليهم المحافظة على نظافة المكان.
                          5 1
                          1. Every engineer and worker has learnt the solution of the problem.
                          2. Every engineer and have learnt the solution of the problem.
                          لقد عرف كل مهندس وعامل حل المشكلة.
                          6 1
                          1. In that play, it was the clowns who were the funniest.
                          2. In that play, it were the clowns who were the funniest.
                          في تلك المسرحية كان المهرجون الأكثر إضحاكاً.
                          7 2
                          1. Each apple and orange were fresh.
                          2. Each apple and orange was fresh.
                          كل تفاحة وبرتقالة كانت طازجة.
                          8 2
                          1. Every footballer have arrived on time for the match.
                          2. Every footballer has arrived on time for the match.
                          وصل كل لاعب في الوقت المحدد للمباراة.

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                            Good job :) I am uploading lessons one by one. Hope something more challenging comes up for you :)

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