either... or, and not either... Nor are they used with singular verbs. Group members such as the jury, committee and team are followed by plural verbs when the group is perceived as a collection of individuals doing their things. In each of the following sentences is delivered a verb that agrees with its theme. Each is followed by a plural pronoun and a singular overroed. . e) The actor and singer (are/east) organize a fundraiser. (i) Gulliver`s Travels (was/were) written by Swift. (c) Small insects attracted by light come to study and (get/get) get stuck to the wires. 3.

Either John or Peter is at the top of the list of successful candidates.