Words like glasses, pants, pliers, and scissors are considered plural (and require plural verbs), unless the pair of sentences is preceded by them (in this case, the pair of words becomes subject). See if you can choose the verb that corresponds to the indeterminate pronouns in the following sentences. A plural verb is used with pronouns both few, many and several, which are always plural: See the section on the plural for additional help with the subject-verb agreement. Indeterminate pronouns refer to people, places, objects or things without referring to a certain. For a complete description of indeterminate pronouns, see part of the language. 4. In the case of compound subjects connected by ou/nor, the verb corresponds to the subject closest to it.. . . .