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Writing > Identifying Sentence Errors

The following sentence contains either a single error or no error at all. If the sentence contains an error, select the one underlined part that must be changed to make the sentence correct. If the sentence contains no error, select choice E. 

The Sundance Film Festival, which is located in Park City, Utah, and was founded by actor and director Robert Redford, have introduced audiences to some of the most acclaimed and popular independent films of the last thirty years. No error.

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Hint

Always check to make sure that the subject and a verb of a sentence agree with each other, especially if they are far apart in the sentence.

Question of the Day

Can you answer today's question?

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Nov
23
2014
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Question of the Day Statistics
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68% correct

Writing > Identifying Sentence Errors

The following sentence contains either a single error or no error at all. If the sentence contains an error, select the one underlined part that must be changed to make the sentence correct. If the sentence contains no error, select choice E. 

The Sundance Film Festival, which is located in Park City, Utah, and was founded by actor and director Robert Redford, have introduced audiences to some of the most acclaimed and popular independent films of the last thirty years. No error.

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Answer

The correct choice is (C). It avoids the subject-verb disagreement of the original by replacing the plural verb "have" with the singular verb "has" to agree with the singular subject, "The Sundance Film Festival."