6. The words of each, each, either neither, nor, anyone, each, anyone, nobody, no one is singular and require a singular verb. A third group of indeterminate pronouns adopts either a singular or a plural, depending on the importance of the pronouns in the sentence. Look at them closely. Sometimes modifiers will find themselves between a subject and its verb, but these modifiers should not confuse the match between the subject and its verb. 10. Collective nouns are words that involve more than one person, but are considered singular and adopt a singular verb, such as group, team, committee, class, and family. .