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Irregular Plural Nouns 3


Irregular Plural Nouns 3: Most singular nouns denote one person or thing whereas plural nouns denote more than one person or thing.

Most nouns add s to form the plural.

Add es to the nouns that end in ch, sh, s, x or z.

Add s to the nouns that end in a vowel and y.

y becomes ies in nouns that end in a consonant and y.

f becomes ves in nouns that end in f or fe.

Some nouns have different plural forms. We call these Irregular Plural Nouns. Irregular nouns form plural by changing vowels, changing the word, or adding a different ending. In this activity you have to type the irregular plural of the given singular nouns.

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