Questions tagged [plural-subject-and-verb]

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Verb/Subject Agreement should it be make or makes?

Mixing the ingredients and baking the dough make/makes a cookie. Neither one triggers the MS word spelling and grammar. Also if someone could explain which answer to this is correct Verb/Subject ...
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Is it correct to use “a news” in the given statement?

We generally don't use "a" or "an" before the word "news". However, I have suspicions about the following sentence. Is it correct to say "What sad news for us" or do we need to use an "a" and say it ...
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Possessive apostrophe in this case (company listing designs in a particular range)

If a company called Peter Jones (made up name!) has a range called Peter's Pals on their site and then wants to list the designs like this: Peter's Pals Designs Is this correct? Should it be Peter's ...
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Subject and verb agreement expressed in two ways

Based on an earlier question which was deemed a duplicate, I'm submitting a differently worded question which I'm certain has not been asked before. The following two sentences, in my opinion, say ...