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Sentence Correction: Subject Verb Agreement - A Pseudo-Plural Singular Subject

As a result of Canadian reliance on foreign news agencies, especially news services that are located in the United States, when news are translated into French, it still contains an American perspective on world events.

Incorrect.

This answer choice is grammatically incorrect. The singular subject news does not agree with the plural verb are.

Incorrect.

This answer choice repeats the original mistake. The singular subject news does not agree with the plural verb are.

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In addition, this answer choice doesn't fit into the original sentence as a result of the omission of the word into.

Incorrect.

While this answer choice corrects the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake, the omission of the word are (the first underlined word in the original sentence) distorts the original meaning and creates an illogical sentence: the news services that located in the United States.

Very good!

This answer choice corrects the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake, by changing the plural verb are to the singular verb is, to match the singular subject news

Remember that news appears to be plural because it ends with an 's', but is actually a singular noun.

Incorrect.

While this answer choice corrects the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake, it is still grammtically incorrect. Changing the first underlined word from the plural are to the singular is creates Subject Verb Disagreement with the plural subject services.

are located in the United States, when news are translated into
are located in the United States, when news are translated
located in the United States, when news is translated into
are located in the United States, when news is translated to
is located in the United States, when news is translated into