Here’s the sentence:

Did you ever hear anyone sound so peculiar?

Is it the same rule as in these sentences?

I made him do it.

I’ll have her go to take it back.


It doesn't end with 's' because it's the (bare) infinitive, which is used without 'to' after verbs like hear, bid, let, make, see, need, dare, etc.


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Sound in this sentence is a noun, so you are talking about the 'sound' of his/her voice, not the 'sounds' that he/she is making.

'Do' and 'go' are both verbs, so they do not follow the same rule.

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    If it’s in affirmative form, it would be: “You have heard someone sound so peculiar.” I don’t agree with your saying that “sound” here is a noun. – user67265 Sep 25 '18 at 13:17
  • I'm pretty sure sound here is a verb – KeykoYume Sep 25 '18 at 13:18

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