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The words used here are indefinite pronouns such as all, another, anyone, anything, few, fewer, less, little, much, neither, none, nothing, some, someone, something.

Are these pronouns singular or plural in construction? Find out by doing the exercise that follows and click for the answers to know the truth.

1. (Has/Have) _____ anyone seen my car keys?

1. Has anyone seen my car keys?

2. Another car _____ (accident/accidents) happened along this road this afternoon.

2. Another car accident happened along this road this afternoon.

3. Neither of them _____ (speak/speaks) English.

3. Neither of them speaks English.

4. There _____ (was/were) fewer _____ (robbery/robberies) reported in the area last month.

4. There were fewer robberies reported in the area last month.

5. None of the students _____ (has/have) got full marks in maths.

5. None of the students has/have got full marks in maths. (Both has/have can be used.)

6. Much _____ (is/are) expected to be collected in the donation drive.

6. Much is expected to be collected in the donation drive.

7. It is estimated that less _____ (has/have) been spent on advertising for this year compared to last year.

7. It is estimated that less has been spent on advertising for this year compared to last year.

8. Much of the city _____ (was/were) destroyed in the attack.

8. Much of the city was destroyed in the attack.

9. There _____ (is/are) someone waiting for you outside the house.

9. There is someone waiting for you outside the house.

10. Some more work _____ (has/have) to be done before we can complete it.

10. Some more work has to be done before we can complete it.

11. If anything _____ (happen/happens), let's not blame each other.

11. If anything happens, let's not blame each other.

12. This place attracts tourists but there _____ (is/are) nothing to do or see around here.

12. This place attracts tourists but there is nothing to do or see around here.

13. Very few of the volunteers _____ come/comes from the local area.

13. Very few of the volunteers come from the local area.

14. Little _____ (is/are) known about the people who lived here thousands of years ago.

14. Little is known about the people who lived here thousands of years ago.

15. Not all the feathers _____ (come/comes) from the same turkey.

15. Not all the feathers come from the same turkey.

16. All we need to do it ____ (is/are) a hammer and some nails.

16. All we need to do it is a hammer and some nails.

17. Something in the kitchen _____ (smell/smells) like rotten meat.

17. Something in the kitchen smells like rotten meat.

18. Some of you here _____ (has/have) not paid your membership fee.

18. Some of you here have not paid your membership fee.

19. Some dirt _____ (has/have) accumulated under the carpet.

19. Some dirt has accumulated under the carpet.

20. Some people have contributed money but much more _____ (is/are) needed.

20. Some people have contributed money but much more is needed.