Choose the correct verb in the sentence:
Ther (is, are) a light bulb and a screwdriver in the drawer.
The key to this question is "are", I don't know why. Please help me with this question.
The verb has to match the number of things in the drawer. One thing requires the singular verb "is" and two or more things require the plural verb "are".
There is a light bulb in the drawer.
There are a light bulb and a screwdriver in the drawer.