Case/Agreement/Reference1.CI Pamela’s mother said she needs to eat better foods and lose about 20 pounds. Ambiguous reference (p. 180 #8)3.CIOne of the ads that were placed in Sunday’s newspapers were printed upside down. [was] Refers to “One of the ads” not the “newspapers” (p. 179 #1) 4.CIThe recruiter told we students that we should spend more time researching the companies’ financials.5.C[Several companies.] [us] Objective case (p. 176 #1)Either Andrew or him is willing to consider that restriction. [he] Subjective case. “Him is” doesn’t make sense, “he is” 6.CIMy daughter’s car received heavy damage to it’s rear bumper. [Two daughters.] [daughters’ and its] Place the apostrophe after the plural form of the word (p. 176 #2). Don’t add apostrophe for personal possessive pronouns such as7.CIShe is the one whom is responsible for the success of this group. [who] Subjective case. Could replace whom/who with him/he… “him is” doesn’t make sense, “he is” does. (p. 176 #1)8.CII’m sure it was himthat caused the problem. [he who] Subjective case (p. 174 #1). Who refers to people (p. 180 #6)The Jensens’ house is the last one on the right side of the street.
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