Sentence Correction: Subject–Verb Agreement Questions: Overview

Many people envy those who works from home, but what these people do not realize is that working from home requires being disciplined.

Incorrect.

This answer choice repeats the original Parts of Speech mistake: verb+ing can be used as a noun replacement only when there's no actual noun. Since there is a real noun - discipline - it is preferable to being disciplined.

In addition, replacing the word but with so changes the meaning of the original sentence and creates an illogical sentence.

Good!

This answer choice corrects the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake by swapping works for work. In addition, this sentence is less **wordy** than the original because it replaces *being disciplined* with *discipline*.

Incorrect.

This answer choice repeats the original Subject Verb Agreement mistake: those who works. Those is plural so the singular verb works is incorrect.

Incorrect.

This sentence contains a Subject Verb Agreement mistake: those who works. Those is plural so the singular verb works is incorrect.

Incorrect.

Verb+ing can be used as a noun replacement only when there's no actual noun. Since there is a real noun - discipline - it is preferable to being disciplined.

works from home, but what these people do not realize is that working from home requires being disciplined

works from home, but what these people do not realize is that working from home requires discipline

work from home, but what these people do not realize is that working from home requires discipline

work from home, so what these people do not realize is that working from home requires being disciplined

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