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Singular and Plural Nouns Exercises 1


Singular and Plural Nouns Exercises 1: Select the plural of the given singular noun from the suggestions. Hit the ‘Check Answers’ button at the end to correct your answers.

Nouns can take several forms. Two of those forms are singular and plural. Most singular nouns denote one person or thing whereas plural nouns denote more than one person or thing.

Remember these rules to form the plural of a singular noun;

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.

Enjoy learning the basics of singular nouns and plural nouns with Singular and Plural Nouns Exercises 1! Also, click here to try more Singular and Plural activities.


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