Common Core: 1st Grade English Language Arts : Use Singular and Plural Nouns with Matching Verbs: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.1.1.C

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Example Question #1 : Use Singular And Plural Nouns With Matching Verbs: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.1.1.C

Complete the sentence with the correct verb form. 

They _______ at the jokes. 

Possible Answers:

laugh

laughs

Correct answer:

laugh

Explanation:

This sentence is talking about more than one person. "They" means more than one person. When a sentence talks about more than one person, an "s" is not added to the end of the verb. "Laugh" is the correct answer. 

They laugh at the jokes. 

Example Question #2 : Use Singular And Plural Nouns With Matching Verbs: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.1.1.C

Complete the sentence with the correct verb form. 

She __________ at the jokes. 

Possible Answers:

laugh

laughs

Correct answer:

laughs

Explanation:

This sentence is about one person. "She" means one girl. When a sentence talks about one person, an "s" is added to the end of the verb. "Laughs" is the correct answer. 

She laughs at the jokes. 

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