Subject – Verb Agreement (No Effect)
Согласование глагола и подлежащего
Указанные выражения не оказывают никакого эффекта на глагол, следующий за ними.
The following after-subject phrases have no effect on the verb.
Verb agrees with the subject, not with clarifying phrases.
- The actress, along with her manager and some friends, is going to a party tonight.
- Mr Robbins, accompanied by his wife and children, is arriving tonight.
- Eric, along with Emiley, is going for a walk.
- Steve, together with his friends ,is playing soccer.
- I, along with Emiley, am going for a walk.
- I, together with my friends, am playing soccer.
- Senator Jones ,along with his wife, wants to purchase the beach house.
- The CEO, not to mention the 25 board members, has decided to scrap the project.
- The screenplay, as well as the cinematography, was superb.
- The manager, as well as his colleagues, is responsible for this.
- The students, as well as the teacher, have gone missing.
- She, along with some of the administration workers, has been fired from the company.
- The moon, as well as the stars, was shining down on them.
- The chairman, as well as members, attends the meeting.
- The cow, as well as the horse feeds on grass.
- The movie, including all the previews, takes about two hours to watch.