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TOEFL Tip #17: Bad Subject/Verb Agreement Can Cost You Points

by Strictly English TOEFL Tutors on January 29, 2009

If you have consistent subject verb agreement problems in your writing, it could lower your score up to 33%. So be careful. Make sure that every singular subject has a singular verb. For example: “he writeS” or “the sun burnS”. This is a very simple grammar point, so make every effort to remember to use your “S”s!


Categories: Writing

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  1. StrictlyEnglish | Blog » TOEFL Tip #172: More Information About Subject/Verb Agreement Errors

    wrote on October 6, 2012 at 9:08 am

    [...] time ago, Strictly English had a post highlighting the fact that numerous errors in subject-verb agreement in the Writing section of the [...]

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