TSI Writing: Is the Word "Color" Singular or Plural?
Select the best version of the italicized part of the sentence. If you think the original sentence is best, choose the first answer.
Color are the most directly appealing element of interior design.
|Writing Assessment||Subject-Verb Agreement|
mess it's under yet martha stewart may be able to
re decorate the heck out of an old farmhouse But
what about a sentence that needs refurbishing like this one
Does we need to match the singular subject color singular
subject It's an it not a they with the singular
verb is the rest is just you know curtains and
lace not leather in legs that's a different song so
that's it So the answer is b color is the
most directly appealing element of interior design and leaving a
subject verb agreement ice or just won't do so Yeah
we get rid of a and we also don't want
to swap out one clashing subject verb pair for another
Like we haven't see their colors is yeah And then
don't let a pair of worn out old commas indie
they're fully a either and those still leave us with
a clashing mess So that's It answers They were shmoop