Grammar Question

by Dalsenea Isabelo
(Baguio City Philippines)

In this question "What makes you think that?" the subject is "you", then why is the verb in singular form?

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Oct 17, 2012
you + singular verb
by: Anonymous

Same rule applies as when you is paired with a linking verb like, "You are beautiful."; "You report now.", etc

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