Grammar Workshop: Agreement
Wednesday, Jan. 27, 1-2pm
Can you spot the error below?
The company's CEO, as well as his administrative staff, were asked to resign due to mismanagement of investor funds.
Come practice recognizing when nouns and the verbs that follow them do and do not agree -- even in long, complex sentences or when lengthy phrases come between the subjects and verbs. This is an important skill to have for complex science writing. We'll also look into making sure pronouns agree with the nouns they refer to earlier in a piece of writing.
Register for this Zoom-based workshop at https://tinyurl.com/1-27-Grammar-Workshop-Reg any time before it starts .
This workshop for the campus community - from freshmen to grad students - is sponsored by the English Language Institute, part of the Center for Engaged Teaching & Learning. For information, email Belinda at ELI@ucmerced.edu. View the full spring workshop schedule here.